Assistant Professor of Spanish
Phone: (912) 478-1370
Office: Forest Drive Classroom Building # 1306
B.A., Southern University
M.A., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
About Ms. Collins
Linda Collins is an Assistant Professor of Spanish at Georgia Southern University. She received a B.A. degree in Spanish from Southern University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, an M.A. in Spanish from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and is currently a doctoral candidate in Latin American literature at the University of Kentucky. Her dissertation topic is “Contextualizing the Dominican Woman: Social, Political, and Historical Representation in the Works of Aida Cartagena Portalatin (1918-1994)” from the Dominican Republic. Her research interests include: Afro/a-Hispanic Women authors, Francophone women authors, and English-speaking Caribbean authors. Ms. Collins is a contributor to a newly released book (2003) entitled “Daughters of the Diaspora: Afra-Hispanic Writers”, edited by Miriam DeCosta Willis.
Last updated: 5/28/2013