Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Tatjana Pavlovic

Professor - Spanish & Portuguese

Contact Info

Department Affiliation
Spanish & Portuguese

  • M.A., University of Washington, Spanish, 1991
  • Ph.D., University of Washington, Romance Languages and Critical Theory, 1996
Academic Experience
  • Professor, Tulane University, 2013-
  • Associate Professor, Tulane University, 2004-2013
  • Assistant Professor, Tulane University, 2000-2003
  • Assistant Professor, Willamette University, 1997-1999
  • Teaching Assistant, University of Washington, 1989-1996

Research & Teaching Specializations: Twentieth Century Spanish and Latin American Literature and Cinema, Cultural Studies, Feminism and Film Studies, Critical Theory

Related Experience
  • Director of Undergraduate Studies, Tulane University, 2006-2012
  • Organizer, Film series and symposium: “Politics of Memory, Memory of Politics: Film and History in Contemporary Spain and Latin America,” Tulane University, 2007
  • Tulane Faculty Service-Learning Seminar, Tulane University, Fall 2006
  • Director of Undergraduate Studies, Tulane University, 2006-
  • Organizer, “Mirta Yañez, Literary Encounters: Contemporary Cuban Literature,” Havana, 1997
  • Consultant reviewer, Revista Canadiense de Estudios Hispánicos, 2005-
  • Lurcy Fellowship, Tulane University, 2009, 2013
  • Community Based Research Grant, Re-Bridge and Tulane University, Bayou St. John Restoration Project, 2012
  • Research Enhancement Grant, Tulane University, 2006
  • Stoll Endowed Scholars Development Grant, 2005
  • Research Grants, Program for Cultural Cooperation between Spain’s Ministry of Education and United States universities, 2003, 2004, 2005
  • Culpepper Course Development Grant, Tulane University, 2001
  • Mellon Grant, 1999
  • Croatian
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Turkish
Overseas Experience
  • Croatia
  • Spain
  • Cuba
Selected Publications
  • Forthcoming. “The Hidden Durability of Jesús “Jess” Franco’s Films.” The Films of Jess Franco. Edited by Antonio Lázaro-Reboll and Ian Olney. Manchester University Press.
  • 2013. “Introduction.” In A Companion to Spanish Cinema. Jo Labanyi and Tatjana Pavlovic, eds. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell: 1-11.
  • 2013. “Child Stars: Pablito Calvo, Joselito, Marisol, Pili and Mili, Rocío Dúrcal.” In A Companion to Spanish Cinema. Jo Labanyi and Tatjana Pavlovic, eds. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell: 319-342.
  • 2011. The Mobile Nation: España cambia de piel . Bristol: Intellect.
  • 2008. “Los paraísos perdidos: Cinema of Return and Repetition.” In Burning Darkness: a Half a Century of Spanish Cinema. Joan Ramón, ed. Albany: State of New York Press. 105-124.
  • 2008. 100 Years of Spanish Cinema. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.
  • 2006. “Allegorizing the Body Politic: Masculinity and History in El jardín de las delicias and Carne trémula.” Studies in Hispanic Cinema. 3 (3): 149-167.
  • 2004. “Espana cambia de piel: The Mobile Nation (1954-1964).” Journal of Spanish Cultural Studies. Fall: 213-226.
  • 2002. “Remembering/ Disremembering the Nation: The Archaeology of Lost Knowledge.” In From Gender to Nation. Rada Ivekovic and Julie Mostov, eds. University of Bologna: Longo Editore Ravenna.

Recently-Taught Latin American-Related Courses: SPAN 4170: Intro to Spanish Film, SPAN 4210: Spanish and Latin American Cinema, SPAN 7910: Topics in Peninsular Literature

Number of Dissertations or Theses Supervised in the Past 5 Years: 12

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