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Charles Hatfield

Charles Hatfield

Associate Professor — Literature
Program Head - Literature

Professional Preparation

Ph.D. - Romance Languages and Literatures
Johns Hopkins University - 2007
B.A. Hons. - Spanish
University of Toronto - 2000


"On Languages and Cities: Rethinking the Politics of Calvert Casey's 'El regreso.'" In Avenues of Translation: The City in Iberian and Latin American Writing, edited by Regina Galasso and Evelyn Scaramella, 69-80. Lewisburg, PA: Bucknell University Press.  2019 - CHAPTER
"The Coloniality of Power: A Critique." Journal of Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies 6, no. 1. 2018 - ARTICLE
"The Companion of Empire: Translation and the Making of Latin America" (with Ilan Stavans). Kenyon Review Online.  2016 - ARTICLE
"Nuestroamericanism." In The Encyclopedia of Postcolonial Studies, edited by Sangeeta Ray, Henry Schwarz, et. al. Oxford: Blackwell. 2016 - CHAPTER
The Limits of Identity: Politics and Poetics in Latin America. Austin: University of Texas Press. 2015 - BOOK
"Silence Is Meaningful" (with Ilan Stavans). The Buenos Aires Review.  2015 - ARTICLE
"From Posthegemony to Pierre Menard." Nonsite. 2014 - ARTICLE
"The Memory Turn in Latin America." Política Común.  2014 - ARTICLE


Associate Professor
University of Texas at Dallas [2014–Present]
Assistant Professor
University of Texas at Dallas [2007–2014]
Visiting Assistant Professor
Johns Hopkins University [2006–2007]