Bachelor of Spanish Literature, Technológico de Monterrey

Master of Hispanic Literature, University of Illinois

Doctorate of Spanish, University of Illinois

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(570) 321-4211

Yolopattli Hernández-Torres

None: Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish

None: Visiting Assistant Professor

Yolopattli Hernández-Torres is a visiting assistant professor of modern foreign languages. She comes to Lycoming from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she recently completed a doctoral degree in Spanish, with specializations in colonial Spanish American literature and cultures and in colonial Spanish art history. She earned a bachelor's degree in Spanish literature at the Technológico de Monterrey in Mexico and a master's in Hispanic literature at the University of Illinois. Her recently-completed doctoral dissertation was titled "Corporeal Rhetoric and Social Order in the Viceroyalty of New Spain: From the Renaissance to the Enlightenment."