Douglas   LaPrade

Professor  

Office: ELABS 228
Phone: (956) 665-8712
Email: douglas.laprade@utrgv.edu

Dr. Douglas LaPrade

Douglas LaPrade has received two Fulbright grants to Spain. He has published four books in Spain about Franco's censorship of Hemingway. He lectures in Spain and Cuba frequently.

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Hemingway
    • Spain
    • Cuba
    • Censorship
  • Education

    • PhD, English, University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign, 1988
    • MA, English, University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign, 1980
    • BA, Southern Methodist University, 1978
  • Currently Teaching

    ENGL 3322 01 - Hemingway:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks




Selected Publications


  • Douglas Laprade. "Prólogo," Ismael León Almeida, El torneo cubano de Ernest Hemingway. Havana: Editorial Científico Técnica, 2018.

  • Douglas Laprade. Prólogo, El torneo cubano de Ernest Hemingway. Havana: Cubanos de Pesca, February 2018.

  • Douglas Laprade. Nostalgias Anticipadas, una entrevista con el Dr. Douglas E. LaPrade. Havana: Cubanos de Pesca, February 2018.

  • Douglas Laprade. "Review of Hemingway's Spain: Imagining the Hispanic World" Eds. Carl P. Eby and Mark Cirino. . The Hemingway Review, 36, no. 1 2016: 117-120.

  • Douglas Laprade. "“Irma del Águila: Three Novels from Peru” ," “This Spanish Thing”: Essays in Honor of Edward F. Stanton. Newark, Delaware: Juan de la Cuesta Hispanic Monographs, 2016: 169-178.

  • Douglas Laprade. "Epílogo," Enrique Cirules, Hemingway ese desconocido. Havana: Editorial Arte y Literatura, 2015.

  • Douglas Laprade. Hemingway era profeta de los cambios que tenían que pasar en la economía cubana. Havana: Cubarte: El Portal de la Cultura Cubana, June 2015.

  • Douglas Laprade. "“Nota sobre ‘Las Torres de KIO’” ," Yecla, Murcia: Hécula: Revista de la Fundación Castillo Puche no. 3 (2014): 10-13.

  • Douglas Laprade. "Hemingway es un gran escritor internacional". Havana: Cubanow, July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2013.

  • Douglas LaPrade. "Hemingway prohibido en España (reseña)," Nuevas publicaciones: el libro y la censura. Represura: Revista de historia contemporánea española en torno a la represión y la censura aplicadas al libro no. Number 8 (February 2013).



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Douglas Laprade. Fulbright Specialist Roster, Fulbright Commission, U.S. Department of State, (2013 - 2018)

  • Douglas LaPrade. Fulbright Senior Research Grant, Spain, Fulbright Commission, U.S. Department of State, (2001 - 2001)

  • Douglas LaPrade. Fulbright Junior Lectureship, University of Barcelona, Fulbright Commission, U.S. Department of State, (1986 - 1988)



Selected Presentations


  • Douglas Laprade. "César Antonio Molina, portavoz actual de la cultura española," American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese, American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese, Salamanca, Spain (June 2018)

  • Douglas Laprade. "Prólogo, El torneo cubano de Ernest Hemingway," Feria Internacional del Libro de La Habana, Instituto Cubano del Libro, Havana, Cuba (February 2018)

  • Douglas Laprade. "Hemingway y Gustavo Durán," XVI Coloquio Internacional Ernest Hemingway, Museo Hemingway, Havana, Cuba (June 2017)

  • Douglas Laprade. "Homenaje a Enrique Cirules," XVI Coloquio Internacional Ernest Hemingway, Museo Hemingway, Havana, Cuba (June 2017)

  • Douglas Laprade. "A Spanish Reading of Hemingway," Hispanic Heritage Month, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. (October 2016)

  • Douglas Laprade. "Hemingway, Alberti, y Numancia," XV Coloquio Internacional Ernest Hemingway, Museo Hemingway, Havana, Cuba (June 2015)

  • Douglas Laprade. "Presentación de libro: Hemingway ese desconocido, de Enrique Cirules," XV Coloquio Internacional Ernest Hemingway, Museo Hemingway, Havana, Cuba (June 2015)

  • Douglas LaPrade. "Hemingway prohibido en España," XIV Coloquio Internacional Ernest Hemingway, Cátedra Hemingway, Havana, Cuba (June 2013)

  • Douglas LaPrade. "La censura franquista de Hemingway en España," Casa del Lector, Matadero, Madrid, Spain (May 2013)

  • Douglas LaPrade. "Hemingway y Alberti: Marineros en tierra," Foro Internacional Hemingwayano “El mar de Hemingway." , Centro de Estudios Literararios Antonio Cornejo Polar, Lima, Peru (May 2011)

Current Courses

ENGL 3322 01 - Hemingway:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks

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