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Spanish language-Latin America literature educator

Franklin Abel Gutierrez, Spanish language-Latin America literature educator. Recipient national essay prize Dominican Republic Board Education, 1999. Member Modern Language Association, Association Dominican Studies, Dominican Association Literature Criticism, Dominican Studies Institute (board directors).

Background

Gutierrez, Franklin Abel was born on January 25, 1951 in Santiago, Dominican Republic. Came to the United States, 1978. Son of Santos and Gloria M. (Gutierrez) C.

Education

Bachelor in Education and Literature, Autonoma University Santo Domingo, 1975. Master of Arts in Hispanic Literature, City University of New York, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy in Latin America Literature, City University of New York, 1997.

Career

Instructor Spanish language and Latin America literature York College, City University of New York, Jamaica, 1989-1995, assistant professor, 1995-2000, associate professor, since 2000, coordinator Spanish program, since 1997.

Works

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Association Dominican Studies, Dominican Association Literature Criticism, Dominican Studies Institute (board directors).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis.

Connections

Married Amarilis Rivera Lantigua, November 27, 1987. Children: Ariel, Melissa.

father:
Santos C.

mother:
Gloria M. (Gutierrez) C.

spouse:
Amarilis Rivera Lantigua

child:
Ariel Gutierrez

child:
Melissa Gutierrez