Modern Language Faculty - Silvia Belén-Ramos

Office: Mansion 34
Phone: x-8710
E-mail: S_belen@fdu.edu


M.A., Universidad de Belgrano, Facultad de Estudios para Graduados, Buenos Aires, Argentina; B.A., Universidad de Belgrano, Buenos Aires, Argentina; “Estudios Superiores de Inglés” Elementary and secondary instruction in English as a foreign language, Instituto Cambridge de Cultura Inglesa; Graduate Studies in Argentinean, Latin American and European History, Culture and Civilization


Interests: Latin American and Argentinean history and culture, literature and Pedagogy applied to Social Sciences; Spanish, Latin-American Culture and Civilization; linguistics.


Select Publications and Presentations:

  • NEMLA 2008: “ Las Letras del Desesencanto : La Canción de Protesta Argentina  de 1983 al presente”
  • NEMLA 2007: “ Texto Subversivo en la obra de Haroldo Conti” 
  • NEMLA 2006: “Fantasía y Realidad en el film “El Lado Oscuro del Corazón” de Eliseo Subiela  

Special Achievements:

  • Coordinated the Study Abroad Program in Argentina; so far the largest group of FDU students travelling abroad. Taught and designed the blended version of Latin American Culture and Civilization, January 2005
  • Organized and coordinated the Spanish food fairs in 2002, 2003 and the Paella demonstration and tasting in spring 2005    
  • Historical and cultural articles for a Banda Latinoamericana in the New York area, 1996 to 1999