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College of Liberal and Fine Arts

Jack Himelblau, Ph.D.

Professor, Spanish
Dept of Modern Languages and Literatures

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Phone: 210-458-5218
Office: MH 4.01.16
Office hours: T 12:30-1:30 PM R 12:30-1:30

  • Degrees


    • Ph. D.    University of Michigan, 1965

    • M.A.      University of Chicago, 1959

    • A.B.      University of Chicago, 1958


  • Recent Courses

    • SPN 3043 - Advanced Reading

    • SPN 3473 - Latin Amer Lit Since Modernism

    • SPN 4303 - Top: Latin American Culture

    • SPN 5473 - Latin American Civilization

    • SPN 5763 - Latin American Literature to Modernism

  • Recent Publications

    • "Chronologic Deployment of Fictional Events in M. A. Asturias' El Señor Presidente." Hispanic Journal 12 (Fall 1991): 181‑209. Print.
    • " Antonio de Saavedra Guzman=s 'Tirano amor'(1599): The Rhetoric of Love." Hispanic Journal 22 (Spring 2001): 227-35. Print.
    • "M. A Asturias's El Señor Presidente: Chaos Begotten from Order." Hispanófila 135 (mayo 2002): 107-23. Print.
    • "On the Anonymous Italian ("Binelli") Monologue in and the Gestation of El Señor Presidente: A Critical Note." Hispanófila 136 (septiembre 2002): 55-60. Print.
    • "El relato de Camila y Cara de Ángel en El Señor Presidente de M. A. Asturias: Un análisis folklórico y socioanalítico". Actas del coloquio internacional 1899-1999 Un siècle de/ un siglo de Miguel Ángel Asturias. Eds. Jean-Pierre Clément, Jacques Gilard, Marie-Louis Ollé. Poitiers: Centre de Recherches Latino-Américaines / Archivos Maison des Sciences de lCantar de Mio Cid: A Morphological-Syntagmatic Analysis of the Exile of the Cid." eHumanista: Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Iberian Studies 6 (2006): 1-18.