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Ilan Stavans

essayist , translator , writer , television host , studies educator

Ilan Stavans, Latin American studies educator, writer, essayist, translator, television host.

Background

Stavans, Ilan was born on April 7, 1961 in Mexico City. Came to the United States, 1985. Son of Abraham Stavchansky and Ofelia Slomianski.

Education

Bachelor, University Autónoma Metropolitan, 1984. Master of Arts, Jewish Theological Seminary, 1987. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1988.

Mphil, Columbia University, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1990.

Career

Lewis Sebring professor, Latin American and Latino culture Amherst College, Massachusetts, since 1993, Five College 40th Anniversary professor, 2005—2009. Research scholar Institute Latin American Studies, University London, 1998-1999.

Works

book The Hispanic Condition: The Power of a People book The Hispanic Condition: Reflections on Culture and Identity in America book Hispanic Condition, The book Hispanic Condition - The Future Power of a People (REV 01) by Stavans, Ilan [Paperback (2001)] book The One-Handed Pianist and Other Stories book The Riddle of Cantinflas: Essays on Hispanic Popular Culture, Revised and Expanded Edition book The Riddle of Cantinflas: Essays on Hispanic Popular Culture book The Riddle of Cantinflas: Essays on Hispanic Popular Culture, Revised and Expanded Edition Rev Exp edition by Stavans, Ilan (2012) Paperback book The Oxford Book of Latin American Essays (Hardcover) book The Oxford Book of Jewish Stories book The Oxford Book of Jewish Stories Hardcover November 19, 1998 book [(The Oxford Book of Jewish Stories)] [Author: Ilan Stavans] published on (February, 1999) book The Essential Ilan Stavans book The Essential Ilan Stavans by Stavans, Ilan (2000) Paperback book [(The Essential Ilan Stavans)] [Author: Ilan Stavans] published on (October, 2000) book On Borrowed Words: A Memoir of Language book Spanglish: The Making of a New American Language book The Schocken Book of Modern Sephardic Literature   [SCHOCKEN BK OF MODERN SEPHARDI] [Hardcover] book Lengua fresca. Antología personal book [(Becoming Americans: Four Centuries of Immigrant Writing)] [Author: Associate Professor of Latin American Literature Ilan Stavans] published on (October, 2014) book César Chávez: A Photographic Essay book [(Cesar Chavez: A Photographic Essay )] [Author: Associate Professor of Spanish Ilan Stavans] [May-2010] book With All Thine Heart: Love and the Bible book With All Thine Heart: Love and the Bible (Hardback) - Common book Norton Anthology of Latino Literature (11) by Stavans, Ilan [Paperback (2011)] book The Norton Anthology of Latino Literature   [NORTON ANTHOLOGY OF LATINO LIT] [Hardcover] book The Hispanic Condition: The Power of a People by Stavans, Ilan [Harper Perennial, 2001] ( Paperback ) 2nd edition [Paperback] book The Hispanic Condition; Reflection on Culture & Indentiy in America book Art and Anger: Essays on Politics and the Imagination book [ { ART AND ANGER: ESSAYS ON POLITICS AND THE IMAGINATION } ] by Stavans, Ilan (AUTHOR) Sep-08-2001 [ Paperback ] book Spanglish: The Making of a New American Language (Spanish Edition) book Isaac Bashevis Singer Collected Stories V. 2 : A Friend of Kafka to Passions (Library of America) (Vol 2) Hardcover July 8, 2004 book Dictionary Days book On Borrowed Words: A Memoir of Language by Stavans Ilan (2002-07-30) Paperback book Isaac Bashevis Singer: Collected Stories V. 1 Gimpel the Fool to The Letter Writer (Library of America, 149) (Vol 1) Hardcover - July 8, 2004 book [(Art and Anger: Essays on Politics and the Imagination )] [Author: Ilan Stavans] [Oct-2001] book [(Art and Anger: Essays on Politics and the Imagination )] [Author: Ilan Stavans] [Oct-2001] book Spanglish, The Making of a New American Language - 2003 publication book Dictionary Days 1st edition by Stavans, Ilan (2005) Hardcover

Connections

Married Alison Sparks, June 25, 1988. Children: Joshua, Isaiah.

father:
Abraham Stavchansky

mother:
Ofelia Slomianski

spouse:
Alison Sparks

children:
Joshua Stavans

Isaiah Stavans