Shelby Vincent

Research Associate - Translation Center
Lecturer, Creative Writing (Translation) and Spanish (Beginning 1)
 
972-883-2030
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Tags: Translation Studies Literary Translation Literary Studies Latin American Studies Spanish Language Spanish Literature HUSL LIT SPAN CRWT

Professional Preparation

Ph.D. - Translation Studies
The University of Texas at Dallas - 2015
M.A. - Translation Studies
The University of Texas at Dallas - 2005

Research Areas

  • Translation Studies
  • Literary Translation 
  • Latin American Studies 
  • Spanish Language and Literature

Publications

Heavens on Earth  2017 - Book (translation)
“Empty Spaces”  2017 - Poem (translation)
"Heavens on Earth: An Excerpt" 2017 - Translation
“Interview: Ana Santos”  2015 - Interview (translation)
“The Painful Thirty”  2008 - Essay (Translation)
“Latin America and the World at the Pre-9/11 Juncture”  2007 - Essay (translation)

Appointments

Research Associate and Lecturer
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas [2015–Present]
Research Associate in the Center for Translation Studies Lecturer in Creative Writing (Translation) and Spanish (Beginning 1)
Lecturer
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas [2018–Present]
CRWT 3330, Translation Workshop
Lecturer
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas [2017–Present]
Spanish 1311, Beginning 1
Lecturer
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas [2016–2017]
LIT 4348, Translation Workshop
Lecturer
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas [2016–2016]
Spanish 1311 and 1312, Beginning 1 & 2
Lecturer
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas [2015–2015]
Spanish 1312, Beginning 2
Lecturer
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas [2015–2015]
Rhetoric 1302
Writing Consultant
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas [2012–2013]
The Writing Center at UTD
Instructor
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas [2011–2011]
Rhetoric 1302
Instructor
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas [2010–2011]
Masterpieces of World Literature

Awards

Oaxaca Summer Institute XI Fellow, Oaxaca, Mexico - Oaxaca Summer Institute [2009]

Presentations

“Translating Colonial Memories into a Post-Apocalyptic Future”
2013/03–2013/03 Organized a panel titled “Translating the Humanities: Place, Time, and Sexuality” at the Reading, Art, Writing (RAW) Symposium in Dallas, TX
“Translating Art – Art as Translation”
2008/10–2008/10 Organized and participated on a panel American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) conference in Minneapolis, MN 
“Así cantaron la historia: Mexico’s Corrido in Twentieth Century History”
2008/04–2008/04 Participated on a panel Rocky Mountain Council for Latin American Studies (RMCLAS) conference in Flagstaff, AZ 
The Art of Translation with Shelby Vincent and Lauren Smart
2016/05–2016/05 Discussion with Shelby Vincent, translator of Carmen Boullosa’s Heavens on Earth and managing editor for Translation Review. Vincent will join arts writer Lauren Smart in a conversation about the gender politics in language and the challenges of working with words that are not your own.

Affiliations

Member
2004/10
American Literary Translator’s Association (ALTA)