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Theater critic , English and philology educator

Olga Barrios, Spanish English and philology educator, theater critic. Recipient Fulbright fellowship University of California at Los Angeles, 1984-1986. fellowship Department Theater Arts University of California at Los Angeles, 1986-1987, Research scholarship Ministry of Education, Spain, 1990-1992.

Background

Barrios, Olga was born on October 1, 1958 in Salamanca, Spain. Daughter of Melchor Barrios and Bienvenida Herrero.

Education

Bachelor in English, University Salamanca, Spain, 1981. Master of Arts in Afro-American Studies, University of California at Los Angeles, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in Critical Studies in Theatre, University of California at Los Angeles, 1991.

Career

English teacher University Salamanca, Spain, 1984. Teaching assistant University of California at Los Angeles Department Theater Arts, Los Angeles, 1987-1989. Assistant professor in Englsih University Salamanca, since 1994, instructor in Spanish Phonetics, since 1995.

Interpreter European Union workshop Women and Rural Tourism, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, 1992, European Union meeting on Rural Tourism and Handicrafts, San Esteban de la Sierra, Salamanca, 1994, 95. Coordinator English summer courses University Salamanca, since 1994, round tables on women and human rights, Amnesty International and University Salamanca, since 1995. Representative assistant professors University Salamanca Council, since 1994.

Organizer Symposium on African Diaspora, University Salamanca, since 1994.

Membership

Coordinator Salamanca group Amnesty International. Member College for African-American Research, Alagón Ecology Group, European Society for Study of English.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing poetry and plays, guitar, directing plays.

Connections

father:
Melchor Barrios

mother:
Bienvenida Herrero