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Raúl Carrillo-Arciniega

Associate Professor of Spanish

Address: JC Long 121
Phone: 843.953.7628
E-mail: carrilloarciniegar@cofc.edu
Blog: http://calidafornia.blogspot.com/



Education

PhD in Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2004
Licenciatura in Hispanic Literatures, Facultad de Filosofía y Letras, UNAM (Cum Laude), 1999


Research Interests

-        Problems of national and regional identities: Border Studies

-        Continental Philosophy: Spinoza, Merleau-Ponty, Deleuze, Sloterdijk

-        French thought in Mexican intelligentsia

-        Vanguards and the problem of Modernity and Postmodernism in Latin America

-        The Phenomenological approach in the conception of poetry in Latin American Literature

-        Latin American Neo-Baroque Poetry

-        Zen Poetry and Zen influence in Latin American cultural productions


Courses Taught

Latin American Vanguards, Poetry, Discourse of Hero and Power


Publications

Books:

Literary Criticism

Noticas del destierro: la identidad sudcaliforniana a través de la crónica. (News from the exile: The South Baja Californian Identity through the Chronicle). Raúl Carrillo Arciniega and José Antonio Sequera. (México: Eón, 2017).

La mitografía del poeta: filosofía de la sensación poética. (The Mythography of the Poet: Philosophy of the Poetic Sensation). México: Eón, 2015.

De héroes, amoríos y sufrimientos: La condición (melo)dramática de ser mexicano. (Of Heroes, Love Affairs, and Sufferings: The (Melo)Dramatic Condition of The Mexican). Newark: Juan de la Cuesta Monographs, 2014.

Huellas y oquedades: teoría de la poesía de Jorge Cuesta y José Gorostiza. (Footprints and Hollows: Jorge Cuesta and José Gorostiza’s Theory of Poetry) México: Eón, 2007.

Poetry

Afonía. (Aphony) Mexico: Eón, Escribir en el Aire, 2015.

Nauta Herido. (Wounded Traveler) Mexico: Praxis, 2009.

Novels

Tenesí Ríver. (Tennessee River) (Award Winning Novel of the State Literary Contest of Baja California Sur in 2015), México: Instituto Sudcaliforniano de Cultura/Secretaría de Cultura, 2017)

Los indomables. (The Indomitables) México: Eón, 2012.

En la tierra de Op. (In the Land of Op) México: Eón, 2009.

Articles:

Dr. Carrillo Arciniega has published more than 20 articles in peer-reviewed journals in USA, Mexico, and South America.