Lecturer in Spanish
Degrees: B.A. in Linguistics and Literature, Universidad Católica del Perú; M.A. in Peruvian and Latin American Literature, Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos de Lima; Ph.D. in Spanish American Literature, University of Colorado at Boulder
Expertise: Latin American literature and film.

Dr. Vitelia Cisneros has taught all levels of Spanish including writing and composition classes at the university level in Peru, her native country. Her Master’s thesis focused on Peruvian literature and her Ph.D. dissertation on Latin American poetry. Both her past and most recent academic research and publications cover different aspects of Latin American culture, including movies, novels, and poetry with a special interest in the works of women.