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Hallstead, Susan Rita Senior Instructor


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research overview

  • Dr. Hallstead specializes in 19th century Argentine literature with an emphasis on fashion narratives and late century women writers. Her Doctoral Dissertation is titled: Fashionation: Politics of Dress and Gender in Nineteenth Century Argentina, 2006. She is currently co-editing a volume on Argentine fashion forthcoming in Iberoamericana Vervuert. Dr. Hallstead is also working on her manuscript that deals with consumption and dress in Argentina 1852-1929.


  • Latin American Literature and Culture (focus on Argentina), fashion theory and fashion narratives in Argentina



courses taught

  • SPAN 3290 Argentine Culture and History in a Latin American Context (Summer 2018)
  • SPAN 3120 Advanced Spanish Grammar (Spring 2018)


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