Professor Catherine Boyle
Department of Spanish, Portuguese & Latin American Studies
Kings College London
Catherine studied Modern Foreign Languages at the University of Strathclyde, and then took an MA and PhD at the University of Liverpool. She returned to Strathclyde for her first academic post, and subsequently took up a post in Latin American Studies at King’s in 1990. She was Head of Department from 1997-2006, and became Professor of Latin American Cultural Studies in 2007. She became Head of the newly formed Department of Spanish, Portuguese & Latin American Studies in 2010.
Spanish American literary and cultural studies; Spanish American and Hispanic theatre studies; Translation and cultural transmission; Performance; Gender studies.