Spanish Literature

Aaron Smith | Sept. 14, 2013 | College of Arts and Letters

Encarnación Juárez-Almendros

A specialist in early-modern Spanish literature, Associate Professor Encarnación Juárez-Almendros draws on diverse fields of inquiry—disability studies, feminism, and cultural clothing—to enrich her research and teaching at Notre Dame.

As a disability scholar, Juarez examines “the intersection of physical and mental human limitation and social exclusion.” She is currently working on a book called Disabled Bodies in Early Modern Spanish Literature: Prostitutes, Aging Women, and Saints.

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