Patty (Carmen) Tovar

Visiting Assistant Professor at — Hispanic Studies


Hispanic Studies

  • Ph.D., University of California, Irvine, 2008
  • M.A., University of California, Irvine, 2003
  • B.A., California State University, Northridge, 2000
Institutional Connections
  • DePauw University

    Greencastle, IN, United States

    My contacts are from the Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

  • Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM)

    Monterrey, Mexico

    Private University in Mexico City. Contacts in the Theater and Literature Dept.

  • Universidad Iberoamericana

    Mexico City, Mexico

    Private university in Mexico City. I know faculty from the Latin American Literature department, who have given me access to the university's library for summer research.

Geographic Expertise
South America and Mexico
Time Periods

1900 - 2010

  • French Basic speaking, intermediate reading
  • Portuguese Basic speaking, intermediate reading
  • Spanish Advanced

    Can use as a language of instruction

    Has used as a language of publication

Courses Taught

These are the regularly taught courses tracked by ObieMAPS that Patty (Carmen) has taught.

Course Listings Semesters
Advanced Grammar and Composition Hispanic Studies 304 Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, and Spring 2015
Caos y destrucción: Literatura Latinoamericana del fin del milenio Hispanic Studies 325 Fall 2013
Intermediate Spanish I Hispanic Studies 202 Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Fall 2014, and Spring 2015
Intermediate Spanish II Hispanic Studies 203 Spring 2014
Spanish for Heritage Speakers Hispanic Studies 334 Fall 2013
Survey of Latin American Literature II Hispanic Studies 318 Fall 2014