Aroldo Solórzano, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of Spanish and the study abroad coordinator for the Department of Modern Languages. He has taught at APU since 1994. His area of interest is the Spanish Golden Age, Colonial Period, and 19th century Latin American and Peninsular Literature, specifically the "Modernismo" movement. He has presented at national and international conferences on a variety of topics in literature, Spanish pedagogy, and creative writing. He has published two short stories and is working on his first book, a collection of short stories in Spanish.
Ph.D. – Hispanic Literature, University of California, Riverside, 2006
M.A. – Latin American Studies, University of Texas, Austin, 1990
B.A. – Spanish and History, Asbury College, Wilmore, KY, 1984
- College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
- Golden Age Spanish Literature
- Spanish American Colonial Literature
- Spanish American "Modernismo"
Courses Taught – Elementary Spanish I
– Elementary Spanish II
– Advanced Spanish
– Latin American Civilization
– Advanced Spanish Composition
– Survey of Spanish Literature
– Survey of Latin American Literature
– Spanish Language Poetry and Short Story
– Literary Masters
– Spanish Applied Linguistics
– Spanish Language Pedagogy
– Capstone Seminar
Tuesday and Thursday 10:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Faculty Quad, Room 22, East Campus