CV

My complete CV is available as a PDF file: Kietrys CV

Selected Publications

“The Translation of Memory Through Television: El tiempo entre costuras and the Spanish Civil War.” New Approaches to Translation, Conflict and Memory. Narratives of the Spanish Civil War and the Dictatorship. (Palgrave Studies in Languages at War). Eds. Lucía Pintado Gutiérrez and Alicia Castillo Villanueva. Palgrave Macmillan, 2019. pp. 163-184.

“Reflections: Memory, Representation, and Change.” Why Does No One In My Books Look Like Me? TOBE and Ongoing Questions about Race, Representation, and Identity. Ed. Ashli Quesinberry Stokes. Charlotte: University of North Carolina Charlotte Center for the Study of the New South, 2018. pp. 53-59.

“The Female Façade and the Façade of the Female in the Mini-Series El tiempo entre costuras (2013).” Gender in Spanish Urban Spaces. Literary and Visual Narratives of the New Millennium. Hispanic Urban Studies. Eds. María DiFrancesco and Debra Ochoa. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. pp. 317-345.

“Teaching the Theory and Practice of Literary Translation Across Multiple Languages.” Co-authored with Cheshire, Keyne and Scott Denham, Amanda Ewington and Kyra Kietrys. Translation, Globalization and Translocation. The Classroom and Beyond. Eds. Concepcion Godev and Lauren Lydic. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. pp. 101-115.

“Crónica del Archivo Hildegart”. (“Chronicle of the Hildegart Archive”). Actas del Congreso do Centenario de Hildegart Rodríguez Carballeira. A Coruña, Spain: Deputación da Coruña, 2017. pp. 123-28.

“Collective Memory and the Eruption of the Spanish Civil War in 11-M, la novela gráfica.(Re)collecting the Past. Historical Memory in Spanish Literature and Culture, eds. Jackie Collins, Melissa Stewart, Maureen Tobin-Stanley and Nancy Vosburg. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2016. pp.185-196.

El tiempo entre costuras y el héroe femenino entre tiempos.” (“The Time In Between and the Female Hero between Times.”) Revista de ALCESXXI: Journal of Contemporary Spanish Literature and Film. No.2 (2014-15): 162-83.

“Hildegart in the 1930s: Her Politics and Her Image.” Bulletin of Hispanic Studies. Liverpool UP,  Vol. 92, No. 3 (April 2015): 255-281.

El tiempo entre costuras y el héroe femenino entre tiempos.” (“The Time In Between and the Female Hero between Times.”) Revista de ALCESXXI: Journal of Contemporary Spanish Literature and Film. No.2 (2014-15): 162-83.

Women in the Spanish Novel Today: Essays on the Reflection of Self in the Works of Three Generations. Eds. Kyra A. Kietrys and Montserrat Linares. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009.

“The Elusive Self in Eugenia Rico’s La muerte blanca. Women in the Spanish Novel Today: Essays on the Reflection of Self in the Works of Three Generations. Eds. Kyra A. Kietrys and Montserrat Linares. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009.

“Construcción y destrucción de la identidad femenina en Melocotones helados de Espido Freire.” Ojáncano revista de literatura española. vol 27 (April 2005): 1-16.                 

Invited Talks

“The Life, Work and Revival of Hildegart”. Learning in Retirement Lecture Series. The Pines Retirement Community, Davidson NC, March 16, 2015.

“Crónica del Archivo Hildegart”. Congreso do Centenario de Hildegart Rodríguez Carballeira. Ateneo Ferrolán, Ferrol, Spain. December 2014.

Digital Initiatives

Archivo Hildegart. Digital archive of Hildegart’s writings from the1920s and 30s. Author and curator. http://kyrakietrys.com/hildegart

2nd Annual THATCamp Piedmont (The Humanities and Technology Camp), Co-organizer. University of NC-Charlotte, Charlotte, NC. March 22 and 23, 2013.

1st Annual THATCamp Piedmont (The Humanities and Technology Camp), Co-organizer. Davidson College, Davidson, NC. May 5, 2012.

Digital Studies Initiative at Davidson College. Participant and Consultant. 2012-2013.

Digital Hispanists Unidos: Applicant for an NEH-Office of the Digital Humanities Level I Start-Up grant designed to address the legal, logistical, and intellectual obstacles Hispanists confront when working on digital projects. Funding for international forum. Declined in Spring 2012 and Spring 2013.

TEI–Textual Encoding Initiative training. Workshop participant. Brown University, Providence, RI. October 15-17, 2012.

Getting Started in the Digital Humanities with DH Commons. MLA Workshop participant. Seattle, January 2012.

Davidson College Service

Professor of Hispanic Studies and Global Literature. 2016 – present

Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Hispanic Studies, Davidson College, Davidson, NC. 2011-2015

Teach 18th-21st centuries literature of Spain and all levels of Spanish language

Founded Davidson Summer in Cádiz, 2002

Directed the Davidson Summer in Cádiz, 2003, 2009, 2015, and 2018

Headed the founding of a Davidson Semester in Madrid and served as inaugural Professor-in-Residence in Spring 2014

Revived and Reimagined the SiDES (Spanish in Davidson Elementary School) partnership between Davidson College and Davidson Elementary School


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