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Dr. Grant Moss is an Assistant Professor of Spanish.  He came to Pittsburg State University in the Fall of 2010.

Dr. Moss was honored with the 2012 Robert K. Ratzlaff Outstanding Faculty Award by the Student Government Association from student nominees of faculty that demonstrate excellence in instruction and service to students on campus.

Education and Certifications

Certified Oral Proficiency Tester, American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, 2012
Ph.D., Hispanic Studies, The Ohio State University, 2010.
M.A., Latin American Studies, La Universidad de Salamanca, Spain, 2004.
B. A., Spanish, University of Utah, 2001.
B. A., English, University of Utah, 2001.

Interests and Publications

• 20th and 21st Century Poetry and Poetics in Spanish and Portuguese
• Literatures and Art of the Second Spanish Republic and the Spanish Civil War
• Intellectual Contacts between the Iberian Peninsula, Spanish America and Brazil
• Communicative Pedagogies in Spanish Language Courses

Articles in Peer Reviewed Journals
“Rafael Alberti’s Coplas de Juan Panadero: Communist Propaganda, Valuable Poetry or Both?” Letras Hispanas. Volume 9.1 (Spring 2013): 21-33.
"La retórica de la propaganda como agente de cambio literario en Huidobro durante la Guerra Civil Española." Anales de Literatura Chilena 9 (Monográfico Vicente Huidobro) (June 2008): 205-220.
Articles in Conference Proceedings
"Poetry in the Foreign Language Classroom: Double Jeopardy or Communicative Gold Mine?" 2011 Hawaii International Conference on Arts and Humanities. ISSN 1541-5899.
"Neruda, Bécquer and Others: Essential Contributors to Beginning Spanish Courses." 2011 Hawaii International Conference on Education. ISSN 1541-5880.
"El cantón de Cartagena visto por Benito Pérez Galdós en La primera República y De Cartago a Sagunto y por Ramón J. Sender en Mr. Witt en el cantón." Deseo, poder y política en la cultura hispánica (2007): 163-170.
Book Reviews
Review of Gilberto Freyre e os estudos latino-americanos por Joshua Lund e Malcom McNee, eds. Hispania. Vol. 90.4 (December 2007): 708-709 

Grant Moss

Dr. Grant Moss

Assistant Professor of Spanish and Portuguese

Dept. of Modern Languages & Literatures
Grubbs Hall Room 411
Pittsburg State University
1701 S. Broadway
Pittsburg, KS 66762

620-235-4713 office phone
620-235-4686 fax