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Oscar Vazquez

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Contact Information

208 Architecture Building

Research Areas


Additional Campus Affiliations

Professor, Latina/Latino Studies
Professor, Spanish and Portuguese
Professor, Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory
Professor, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies

Recent Publications

Vazquez, O. (2017). The End, Again: Degeneration and Visual Culture in Modern Spain. Pennsylvania State University Press.

Vázquez, O. E. (2017). Vision, lamentation and nineteenth-century representations of the end of al-Andalus. Art in Translation, 9(1), 71-91.

Vazquez, O. (2015). Regenerating the 'Man-Beast': Brutishness and Degeneration Theories in Modern Spanish Visual Culture. In F. Brauer, & S. Keshavjee (Eds.), Picturing Evolution and Extinction: Regeneration and Degeneration in Modern Visual Culture (pp. 113-131). Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

Vazquez, O. (2013). “A better place to live”: Government agency photography and the transformations of the Puerto Rican Jíbaro. In Colonialist Photography: Imag(in)ing Race and Place (pp. 281-315). Taylor and Francis.

Vazquez, O. (2012). Apropiación, anti-apropiación y parodia en la pintura española a finales del siglo diecinueve. In O. Sáenz (Ed.), Apropiarse del arte: impulsos y pasiones (pp. 259-269). Instituto de Investigaciones Estéticas, Universidad Nacional, Autónoma de México.

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