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Dr Humberto Nunez-Faraco
Foster Court
Gower Street
  • Senior Lecturer
  • Faculty of Arts & Humanities

I graduated in Philosophy from the Universidad de Los Andes (Bogotá) and subsequently came to London to do a postgraduate course in early music at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Following my studies in music performance, I obtained the MA degree in Area Studies (Latin America) at the Institute of Latin American Studies. I was awarded the PhD degree from the University of London in 2001.

Research Themes
Research Summary

My main research interests are in the field of philosophy and the literature of ideas in Latin America. Future plans for publication include a monograph on utopian versus realist perspectives in 19th- and 20th-century Spanish American thought.

Teaching Summary

I teach an introduction course to Argentinian literature and more specialised courses on the literature of ideas in Spanish America, twentieth-century political ideologies, and the works of J. L. Borges and J. M. Arguedas.

Academic Background
2001 PhD Doctor of Philosophy – Spanish American Literature/Comparative Literature University of London
1991 MA Master of Arts – Latin American Literature studies University of London
1987 PGCert Postgraduate Certificate – Music Performance London
1985 BA Bachelor of Arts – Philosophy Universidad de los Andes
02-0 CLTHE_1 Certificate in Learning and Teaching in HE Part 1 – Academic studies in Higher Education University College London
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