Luisa Piemontese


Professor of Spanish 
Coordinator of Spanish Program
Coordinator of Beginning and Intermediate Spanish
Telephone: (203) 392-6751
Office: Engleman Hall D-150



Ph.D., Yale University, 1988

Research Interests

Didactic prose of the Middle Ages, Musical Cultures, Pedagogy, Methodology

Selected Publications

Espa±a en su cultura y civilizaci≤n in collaboration with Dr. Carlos Arboleda.  Published by Thomson Heinle, 2003.

"Flamenco Women", SCSU Women's Studies Review, 2001.

"'Libre del Orde de Cauayleria':  Fashion and Fiction."  Catalßn Review, Vol. 4, Numbers 1 and 2, July to December 1990; pages 347-355.

"Un morisco astr≤logo, experto en mujeres."  In Nueva Revista de Filologφa Hispßnica Vol. XXXVI, No. 1, 1988 (co-authored with Prof. Luce L≤pez-Baralt of the University of Puerto Rico, Rφo Piedras); pages 261-276.

Selected Presentations

"Textos autΘnticos y tareas verdaderas", MaFla Summer Immersion Program, Lassell College, Mass., August 2007.

"Cantes de ida y vuelta", Brandeis University, Feb. 2007.

"Papiroflexia y Pedagogφa", Fall Conference of the CT Chapter of the AATSP, Quinnipiac University, Nov. 2006.

"From Communicative to Task-Based Instruction", Faculty Development Workshop, University of Cincinnati, OH, March 2006.

"Communicating the Communicative", In-service workshop for students and faculty, Bridgewater State University, Mass., Feb. 2005.