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Department of Spanish
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5338 USA
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1973
M.A., Boston College, 1968
B.S., Boston College, 1965
Professor Felkel specializes in medieval and Spanish Golden Age Literature, with a concentration on Don Quijote
by Miguel de Cervantes. A member of the Cervantes Society of America, he has published a number of articles on the Quijote
in journals such as Anuario de Letras
and Anales Cervantinos
, and he has produced an English translation of José Antonio Maravall's Utopía y contrautopía en el Quijote
. Professor Felkel has also published articles on aspects of contemporary Spanish culture and he is currently working on a study of homiletics in the Quijote,
as well as a book-length manuscript he provisionally plans to title A Tour of Don Quijote
. Professor Felkel serves the department as a Spanish undergraduate advisor.