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Humanities educator

Lillian Manzor, American humanities educator. Summer grantee National Endowment of the Humanities, 1989; residence fellow Humanities Research Institute, Irvine, 1992-1993; research grantee SCR-43 California Legislation, since 1992; travel grantee American Council Learned Societies, 1990.


Manzor, Lillian was born on December 20, 1956 in Ciego de Avila, Cuba. Came to the United States, 1968. Daughter of Nelson and Olga (Díaz-Duque) Manzor.


Bachelor, University Miami, Florida, 1978. Master of Arts, University Southern California, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, 1988.


Visiting professor, Notre Dame U., South Bend, Indiana, 1983-1985;visiting professor, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1985-1988;assistant professor, University of California, Irvine, since 1988. Literature consultant International School Latin American Theater, Havana, Cuba.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Borges/Escher, Cobra/Cobra, 1994.


Advisor Mecha, University of California, Irvine, 1991, member Global Peace & Conflict Studies, since 1991. Member CISPES, Indiana, 1983-1988. Member Modern Language Association, American Comparative Literature Association, American Studies Association, Latin American Studies Association, National Council Research Women.


Married Daniel Correa, December 9, 1994.

Nelson Manzor

Olga (Díaz-Duque) Manzor

Daniel Correa