Public Engagement

  • Faculty

    Sara Villa

    Assistant Professor of Spanish


    Professor Villa taught Spanish and Italian for many years at Hunter College, CUNY. She taught World Civilizations at Montclair State University, NJ. Her doctoral work was related to Medieval and humanist studies, and she has developed an interest in Spanish and Latin American literature focused on issues of social justice. Professor Villa has also sought to develop engaging classroom applications of film/video to improve language acquisition.

    Recent Publications:

    Traducciones y Humanismo en la EspaƱa del Siglo XV. Mellen Press, 2012.

    Research Interests:

    Several aspects of pedagogy including the use of film in the language classroom, multi-media support for language acquisition. Spanish and Latin American literature.

    Current Courses:

    Latin Amer. Fiction in Spanish

    Online Sync Spanish Intro 1

    Spain Today: Film & Fiction

    Spanish Intermediate 1 (Spring 2020)

    Spanish Women: Writer & Artist (Spring 2020)