Ty West

Faculty Profiles

Ty West

Assistant Professor
Modern Languages


PhD, Vanderbilt University
MA, Vanderbilt University
BA, University of California, Berkeley

Research Interests 

  • Colonial, Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Latin American literature and culture
  • Mexican literature and culture
  • Cultural Studies
  • Travel literature
  • Experiential Learning

Courses Recently Taught 

  • MLSP 111: Intermediate spanish I
  • MLSP 212: Spanish composition

Professional Memberships 

Modern Language Association (MLA)
Latin American Studies Association (LASA)