Professor of Spanish

Biography

Julia Farmer's 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 and Special Topics courses on Don Juan, Don Quixote, and Gender and the Spanish Novella Tradition. Her articles have appeared in journals such as MLN, Bulletin of Hispanic Studies, Cervantes, Women's Studies, and Revista de Estudios Hispanicos. Her book, Imperial Tapestries: Narrative Form and the Question of Spanish Habsburg Power, 1530-1647, was published by Bucknell University Press.  

Education / Degrees

  • A. B., Spanish and Italian, Bryn Mawr College, 1999
  • PhD, Romance Languages and Literatures, University of California, Berkeley, 2006
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • SPAN-1001 (Elementary Spanish I) Section: 12
    • SPAN-4240 (Spanish Short Story) Section: 01W

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • SPAN-3102 (Spanish Composition) Section: 01W
    • SPAN-3102 (Spanish Composition) Section: 02W

    Fall 2016 Sections

    • SPAN-3102 (Spanish Composition) Section: 01
    • SPAN-3102 (Spanish Composition) Section: 02
    • SPAN-4484 (Senior Capstone) Section: 01

    Summer 2016 Sections

    • SPAN-2002 (Intermediate Spanish II) Section: 01S
    • SPAN-3102 (Spanish Composition) Section: 01S
    • SPAN-4785 (Special Topics in Spanish) Section: 02S

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • SPAN-1002 (Elementary Spanish II) Section: 03
    • SPAN-2002 (Intermediate Spanish II) Section: 01
    • SPAN-4484 (Senior Capstone) Section: 01

    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

    Spring 2013 Sections

    • SPAN-1001 (Elementary Spanish I) Section: 01S
    • SPAN-1001 (Elementary Spanish I) Section: 08
    • SPAN-4004 (Hispanic Drama-Honors) Section: 1HW
    • SPAN-4004 (Hispanic Drama) Section: 01W