Cavallo, Ph.D., Susana
Title/s: Dean of Faculty and Director of Rome Start, Rome Center
Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures
Dr. Cavallo serves as a professor of Spanish and women and gender studies at Loyola University Chicago. Dr. Cavallo received her PhD in Romance languages and literatures from the University of Chicago and her MA in Spanish from Middlebury College. She is a specialist in twentieth century Hispanic poetry, women’s narrative, feminist theory, and poetics and prosody. Among her publications are La poética de José Hierro; El sujeto femenino en escritoras hispánicas, edited in collaboration with Luis Jiménez and Oralia Preble-Niemi; and numerous articles on twentieth-century Hispanic literature and women’s writing in journals both in the United States and abroad. Professor Cavallo is also a poet, translator, pianist, and composer.