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Carmen Urioste-Azcorra

Professor, Spanish
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 4003
Professor, Spanish
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 0202
Biography

Santurce (Vizcaya, Spain). B.A. and M.A. in Hispanic Philology (Universidad Hispalense de Sevilla). Ph.D. in Spanish Literature (Arizona State University). She has taught Spanish and Spanish literature at the Center for Cross-Cultural Study and Gettysburg College. Professor of Spanish in the School of International Letters and Cultures at ASU. Carmen de Urioste's research focus is on contemporary Spanish literature, particularly on post-Franco Spain (from 1975). Editor of Ámbitos Feministasformer editor of Letras Femeninas and director of the Spanish Language, Literature and Culture Program (Seville).

Education

Ph.D. in Spanish Literature, Arizona State University

B.A. and M.A. in Hispanic Philology, Universidad Hispalense, Seville (Spain)

Research Interests

Contemporary Spanish Literature; Cultural Studies; Gender studies; Digital humanities.

Research Group

“En Tiempos Peligrosos/In Dangerous Times: Digitizing Women’s Literary, Charitable and Political Networks from the Spanish Civil War to the Cold War.
” Institute for Humanities Research. Arizona State University.

Publications

Champourcin, Ernestina de. La casa de enfrente. Carmen de Urioste Azcorra, ed. Sevilla: Renacimiento, 2014.

Review: Spanish Language and Literature

Cansinos-Assens, Rafael. Cuentos judíos contemporáneos. Carmen de Urioste Azcorra, ed. Madrid: ARCA, 2010.

Urioste, Carmen. Novela y sociedad en la España contemporánea (1994-2009).  Madrid: Fundamentos, 2009.

Review: Arizona Journal of Hispanic Cultural Studies

Foster, David W., Daniel Altamiranda, and Carmen de Urioste, eds. Spanish Literature.  3 vols.  Vol. 1: Current Debates on Hispanism.  Vol.  2: From Origins to 1700.  Vol. 3: From 1700 to the Present. New York and London: Garland, 2000.  

Urioste, Carmen. The Writer’s Reference Guide to Spanish.  In collaboration with David W. Foster and Daniel Altamiranda.  Austin: The U of Texas P, 1999.

Urioste, Carmen de. Narrativa andaluza (1900-1936).  Erotismo, feminismo y regionalismo.  Sevilla: Publicaciones de la Universidad de Sevilla, 1997.

Review: España Contemporánea

Foster, David W.Literatura española: Una antología.   New York: Garland P, 1995. Co-editors Daniel Altamiranda, Gustavo Geirola, and Carmen de Urioste.

 

Creative Writing

Urioste, Carmen. “Mundo mineral, vegetal y animal.” Poet-Tree 2015: The Poetry of Sports and the Sport of Poetry. Ed. María Figueredo.  Canada: Library and Archives Canada Cataloguing in Publication, 2015. 47-48.

Urioste, Carmen. “C3.” El invisible anillo 13 (2011): 22-27.

Urioste, Carmen. “Puerta del infierno.” Solaluna Revista 3 (2010): n.p.  Web.

Urioste, Carmen. “… que se veía como si tu vida fuera una película».”  Confluencia 20.1 (2004): 244-45.

Urioste, Carmen. Desiderátum.  Poesía.  Chihuahua, Méx.: Chihuahua Arde Editoras, 2004.  Finalista del “IV Premio de Poesía Dionisia García-Universidad de Murcia.”

 

Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 202Intermediate Spanish
SPA 313Spanish Conversation and Comp
SPA 314Spanish Conversation and Comp
SPA 325Intro to Hispanic Literature
SPA 426Lit & Society in Modern Spain
SPA 473Old&New Spaniard:Cul&Civ Spain
SPA 494Special Topics
SPA 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 520Preparing Professional Careers
SPA 580Practicum
SPA 590Reading and Conference
SPA 592Research
SPA 595Continuing Registration
SPA 599Thesis
SPA 695Continuing Registration
SPA 784Internship
SPA 790Reading and Conference
SPA 792Research
SPA 795Continuing Registration
SPA 799Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 426Lit & Society in Modern Spain
SPA 580Practicum
SPA 590Reading and Conference
SPA 592Research
SPA 595Continuing Registration
SPA 599Thesis
SPA 684Internship
SPA 692Research
SPA 695Continuing Registration
SPA 784Internship
SPA 790Reading and Conference
SPA 792Research
SPA 795Continuing Registration
SPA 799Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 202Intermediate Spanish
SPA 313Spanish Conversation and Comp
SPA 314Spanish Conversation and Comp
SPA 325Intro to Hispanic Literature
SPA 426Spanish Literature
SPA 473Spanish Civilization
SPA 494Special Topics
SPA 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 473Spanish Civilization
SPA 493Honors Thesis
SPA 536Generation of 1898
SPA 580Practicum
SPA 590Reading and Conference
SPA 592Research
SPA 595Continuing Registration
SPA 599Thesis
SPA 695Continuing Registration
SPA 784Internship
SPA 790Reading and Conference
SPA 792Research
SPA 795Continuing Registration
SPA 799Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 425Spanish Literature
SPA 426Spanish Literature
SPA 580Practicum
SPA 590Reading and Conference
SPA 592Research
SPA 595Continuing Registration
SPA 599Thesis
SPA 684Internship
SPA 692Research
SPA 695Continuing Registration
SPA 784Internship
SPA 790Reading and Conference
SPA 792Research
SPA 795Continuing Registration
SPA 799Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 201Intermediate Spanish
SPA 202Intermediate Spanish
SPA 313Spanish Conversation and Comp
SPA 314Spanish Conversation and Comp
SPA 325Intro to Hispanic Literature
SPA 425Spanish Literature
SPA 426Spanish Literature
SPA 473Spanish Civilization
SPA 494Special Topics
SPA 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 473Spanish Civilization
SPA 493Honors Thesis
SPA 566Generation of 1927
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 425Spanish Literature
SPA 426Spanish Literature
SPA 580Practicum
SPA 590Reading and Conference
SPA 592Research
SPA 595Continuing Registration
SPA 599Thesis
SPA 684Internship
SPA 692Research
SPA 695Continuing Registration
SPA 784Internship
SPA 790Reading and Conference
SPA 792Research
SPA 795Continuing Registration
SPA 799Dissertation
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 325Intro to Hispanic Literature
SPA 394Special Topics
SPA 425Spanish Literature
SPA 426Spanish Literature
SPA 473Spanish Civilization
SPA 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 425Spanish Literature
SPA 426Spanish Literature
SPA 493Honors Thesis
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 425Spanish Literature
SPA 426Spanish Literature
SPA 567Contemporary Spanish Novel
SPA 580Practicum
SPA 590Reading and Conference
SPA 592Research
SPA 595Continuing Registration
SPA 599Thesis
SPA 684Internship
SPA 692Research
SPA 695Continuing Registration
SPA 784Internship
SPA 790Reading and Conference
SPA 792Research
SPA 795Continuing Registration
SPA 799Dissertation
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 313Spanish Conversation and Comp
SPA 314Spanish Conversation and Comp
SPA 325Intro to Hispanic Literature
SPA 425Spanish Literature
SPA 473Spanish Civilization
SPA 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
SPA 425Spanish Literature
SPA 426Spanish Literature
SPA 473Spanish Civilization
SPA 493Honors Thesis
SPA 598Special Topics
Presentations
  • Carmen Urioste Azcorra. "La crítica infinita: ¿cómo orientarse críticamente en la era virtual?". XX Congreso de Literatura española contemporánea (Nov 2010).
  • Carmen Urioste Azcorra. "Bioética y cuerpo femenino en Camino de Javier Fesser.". XIX Congreso de AILCFH: "Ethics and Cultural Expressions" (Oct 2010).
  • Carmen Urioste-Azcorra. Spain at a Glance. Glendale Community College, AZ (Oct 2010).
  • Carmen Urioste Azcorra. Cuentos judíos contemporáneos. Presentación. Fundación Tres Culturas del Mediterráneo (Jul 2010).
  • Carmen Urioste-Azcorra. "Viewing Women/Women Viewing: Representations and Subjectivities in Practice.". MLA-San Francisco (Dec 2009).
  • Carmen Urioste-Azcorra. "Guerra Civil española y maternidad.". Madres e hijas. XVII Congreso de AILCFH (Oct 2008).
  • Carmen Urioste-Azcorra. La La Guerra Civil y el siglo XX español en El corazón helado de Almudena Grandes.". II Congreso Internacional: Escritoras y compromiso (May 2008).
  • Urioste-Azcorra, Carmen. Mujeres transatlánticas. Cruces de lenguas. Zonas de encuentros
  • Urioste-Azcorra, Carmen. “Novelistic Revivals of the Spanish Civil War”. Modern Language Association
Honors / Awards

“En Tiempos Peligrosos/In Dangerous Times: Digitizing Women’s Literary, Charitable and Political Networks from the Spanish Civil War to the Cold War.
” Institute for Humanities Research. Arizona State University. Seed Grant. Co-PI (PI: Elizabeth Horan). $9,000. (Granted).

“Developing the Spanish Writing Center.”  Funded by the Quality of Instruction Award. College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.  Arizona State University.  2005-06 ($6,544).

“Developing of SPA 425 Online.”  Funded by the Quality of Instruction Award . College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.  Arizona State University 2004-05 ($3,150).

“Developing of SPA 426 Online.”  Funded by the Distance Learning and Technology.  Arizona State University 2003 ($5,135).

“Researching the Spanish Generation X.” Funded by Faculty Grant-In-Aid Program.  College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.  Arizona State University1997 ($4,200).

Editorships
  • Editor of Ámbitos Feministas (2016-Present)
  • Book Review Editor of Feministas Unidas Newsletter (2008-Present)
  • Associate Editor of Ámbitos Feministas (2011-2015)
  • Editor of Letras Femeninas (2005-2009; 2009-2014)
  • Co-Editor Series: Rewriting the Nation: Novels by Women on Violence in Colombia by Annie Mendoza. Tempe: AILCFH, 2015. (V Victoria Urbano-Essay Award, 2014).
  • Co-Editor Series: Growing Up in an Inhospitable World: Female Bildungsroman in Spain by Olga Bezhanova. Tempe: AILCFH, 2014. (V Victoria Urbano-Essay Award, 2013).
  • Co-Editor Series: Trauma, memoria y cuerpo: el testimonio femenino en Colombia (1985-2000) by Constanza López. Tempe: AILCFH, 2012. (IV Victoria Urbano Essay Award, 2011)
  • Co-Editor Series: Framing the Margin: Nationality and Sexuality across Borders, by Margaret Gates Frohlich. Tempe: AILCFH, 2008. (II Victoria Urbano Essay Award, 2008)
  • Co-Editor Series: Imaginación, memoria y compromiso. La obra de Rosa Regàs: un ámbito de voces, by Enrique Ávila López. Tempe: AILCFH, 2007. (I Victoria Urbano Essay Award, 2007)
  • Editorial Board of Boletín de Humanidades (1998-Present)
Service
  • Dean's Undergraduate Research Scholarship in the Humanities & Sun Angel Excellence in the Humanities, Award Committee (2010 - Present)
  • SiLC-Spanish Program, Quino Martínez Scholarship (2010 - Present)
  • Dean's Undergraduate Research Scholarship in the Humanities & Sun Angel Excellence in the Humanities, Award Committee (2009 - Present)
  • SiLC-Spanish Program, Quino Martínez Scholarship (2009 - Present)
  • Cincinnati Romance Review, Reviewer (2008 - Present)
  • Asociación Internacional de Literatura y Cultura Femanina Hispánica, Award Committee (2008 - Present)
  • Feminista Unidas, Feministas Unidas Newsletter Editor (2008 - Present)
  • Arizona Journal of Hispanic Cultural Studies, Reviewer (2008 - Present)
  • SIL-Spanish Program, Quino Martinez Scholarship Award Committee (2008 - Present)
  • Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica, Coordinator (2007 - Present)
  • Asociación Internacional de Literatura y Cultura Femenina Hispánica, Editor (2005 - 2015)
  • Asociación Internacional de Literatura y Cultura Femenina Hispánica, Editor (2005 - 2015)
  • SILC-Spanish Program, Spanish Graduate Representative (2010 - 2012)
  • SIL-Spanish Program, Spanish Graduate Representative (2008 - 2010)
  • SILC-Spanish Program, Spanish Graduate Representative (2008 - 2010)
  • SiLC-Spanish Program, Spanish Medievalist Search Committee (2008 - 2009)
  • Asociación Internacional de Literatura y Cultura Femenina Hispánica, Award Committee (2007)
  • Asociación Internacional de Literatura y Cultura Femenina Hispánica, Conference Organizer (2007)
  • DLL Graduate Spanish Committee, Member (2006 - 2007)
  • Teatro Bravo!, Actress (2006 - 2007)
  • IV Congreso Asociación Hispánica de Humanidades, Panel Chair (2006)
  • Arizona Journal of Hispanic Cultural Studies, Reviewer (2005)
Work History
Full Professor of Peninsular Literature Arizona State University. 2010-Present. Associate Professor of Peninsular Literature Arizona State University. 2001-2010. Assistant Professor of Peninsular Literature Arizona State University. 1995-2001. Lecturer Arizona State University. 1991-1995. Instructor of Peninsular Literature Gettysburg College. 1987-1989. Instructor of Spanish Center for Cross-Cultural Study, Sevilla. 1984-1987. Instructor of Spanish Centro de Idiomas Epicenter, Sevilla. 1983-1984.