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Hedy Habra

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Office: (269) 387-3105

815 Sprau Tower, Mail Stop 5338

Office Hours
Off campus until fall semester

Mailing Address
Department of Spanish
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5338 USA

Ph.D., Western Michigan University


Dr. Habra specializes in Spanish American Literature, with an emphasis on the Peruvian writer, Mario Vargas Llosa, on whose novels she wrote her doctoral dissertation. Her articles on Vargas Llosa's fiction and on numerous Spanish and Latin American authors have appeared in Revista de Estudios Hispánicos, Latin American Literary Review, Chasqui, Inti, Explicación de Textos Literarios, Alba de América, Hispanófila and elsewhere. She is the author of a book of literary criticism, Mundos alternos y artísticos en Vargas Llosa (Iberoamericana / Vervuert, 2012), a collection of short fiction, Flying Carpets (March Street Press, 2012) and a poetry collection Tea in Heliopolis (Press 53, 2013).