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Cynthia Steele

Cynthia Steele, American literary critic, translator, educator. Advanced grantee Social Science Research Council, 1990-1991; Royalty Research grantee University Washington Graduate School, since 1997. Member Latin American Studies Association.

Background

  • Steele, Cynthia was born on August 7, 1951 in Colusa, California, United States. Daughter of Ned and Lorraine (Heard) Steele.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English and Spanish, California State University, Chico, 1973. Master of Arts in Spanish Literature, University California, San Diego, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in Spanish Literature, University California, San Diego, 1980.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Spanish Ohio State University, Columbus, 1980-1985, Columbia University, New York City, 1985-1986. From assistant professor to associate professor Spanish University Washington, Seattle, 1986-1996, professor Spanish, Comparative Literature and International Studies, since 1996. Member joint committee Latin American studies Social Science Research Council-American Council Learned Societies, New York City, 1994-1996.

      Delegate West Coast Modern Language Association, New York City, since 1996. Board directors Institute de Literature Iberoamericana, Pittsburgh, since 1996.

    Works

    • Translator: Underground River and Other Stories by Inés Arredondo, 1996. (with David Laur) City of Memory (José Emilio Pacheco), 1997.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Latin American Studies Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Movies, travel in latin america.

    Connections

    • father: Ned Steele
    • mother: Lorraine (Heard) Steele
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    Born August 7, 1951
    (age 66)
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    • 1973
      California State University
    • 1979
      University California
    • 1980
      University California
    • 1980 - 1985
      Assistant Professor of Spanish, Ohio State University
      Columbus, Ohio, United States
    • 1985 - 1986
      Assistant Professor of Spanish, Columbia University
    • 1986 - 1996
      from Assistant Professor to Professor of Spanish, University Washington
      Seattle, Washington, United States

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