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Julia Farmer

Julia Farmer

Spanish Faculty

Phone: 678-839-5954 | Fax: 678-839-5931

Email:  jfarmer@westga.edu

Office: Cobb Hall 118


Julia Farmer received her AB in Spanish and Italian from Bryn Mawr College and her PhD in Romance Languages and Literatures from the University of California, Berkeley. Her primary research interests are in the area of Renaissance and baroque Spanish and Italian literature. She has taught Spanish language courses at all levels, as well as courses on medieval and Golden Age Spanish literature. She has published articles on Francis Petrarch and on the Spanish novelist Benito Prez de Galds, as well as collaborated on an edition of Lope de Vegas Los mrtires de Japn. She has presented at national and international conferences on authors such as St. Teresa de Avila, Mara de Zayas, and Cervantes. She is especially interested in the interrelationship between literature and the fields of politics and anthropology.

Courses and Sections

  • Courses Taught
    • SPAN-1001 (Elementary Spanish I)    
    • SPAN-1002 (Elementary Spanish II)    
    • SPAN-2002 (Intermediate Spanish II)    
    • SPAN-3030 (Intro to Hispanic Literature)    
    • SPAN-4280 (The Spanish Golden Age)    
    • SPAN-4785 (Don Quixote)    
  • Fall 2015 Sections
    • SPAN-1001 (Elementary Spanish I) Section: 03
    • SPAN-1001 (Elementary Spanish I) Section: 14
    • SPAN-4280 (The Spanish Golden Age) Section: 01W
  • Summer 2015 Sections
    • SPAN-2002 (Intermediate Spanish II) Section: 01
  • Spring 2015 Sections
    • SPAN-1002 (Elementary Spanish II) Section: 01
    • SPAN-1002 (Elementary Spanish II) Section: 04
  • Fall 2014 Sections
    • SPAN-2002 (Intermediate Spanish II) Section: 01
    • SPAN-2002 (Intermediate Spanish II) Section: 02
    • SPAN-4785 (Don Quixote) Section: 01W
  • Spring 2014 Sections
    • SPAN-1001 (Elementary Spanish I) Section: 09
    • SPAN-2002 (Intermediate Spanish II) Section: 01
    • SPAN-3030 (Intro to Hispanic Literature) Section: 01W