Mabel Moraña

​Professor of Spanish
Program Director of Latin American Studies
William H. Gass Professor in Arts and Sciences
PhD, University of Minnesota
research interests:
  • Spanish American Colonial Literatures
  • Nation and Modernity
  • Cultural Criticism
  • Cultural Theory
  • Contemporary Latin American Narrative
  • Post-Colonial Studies

contact info:

office hours:

  • Monday 2:00 - 4:00 PM

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1077
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

​Professor Moraña specializes in a number of topics, from the colonial times to the present: the Baroque, nationhood and modernity; cultural criticism and cultural theory; contemporary Latin American narrative, postcolonial studies, intellectual history, gender and violence, among others.

For more information, visit Mabel Moraña's department profile.

El lenguaje de las emociones

El lenguaje de las emociones

Collective reflection on the potential that the study of the languages ​​of love, emotion and sentimentality are for reinterpretation of Latin American cultural production, literature, cinema and music. Written in Spanish.