Peter   E.  Brown

Associate Professor  

Office: ELABS 321
Phone: (956) 665-3445
Email: peter.brown@utrgv.edu

Dr. Peter E. Brown

Polyglot with varied reading knowledge of some 15 languages; creative writer in Spanish, English, and Esperanto. Has taught university classes since early 1980s.

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Andalusi literature; Spanish literature of all periods; borderland literature; creative writing in Spanish
  • Education

    • PhD, Modern Languages & Literatures, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1991
    • MA, Modern Languages & Literatures, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1984
    • BA, Spanish, Wayne State College, 1981
  • Currently Teaching

    SPAN 3300 01 - Adv Span Grammar & Comp I:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks
    SPAN 4325 01 - Contemporary Span Lit:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks
    SPAN 3306 02 - Intro to Spanish Lit:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks




Selected Publications


  • Peter Browne. Antologia de la Primavera. 2014.

  • Peter Brown. El archipielago de los vocablos. McAllen, Texas : Editora campamocha, 2012.

  • Peter Brown. Six Volumes of Prose and Poetry. Editora Campamocha, 2012.

  • Peter Brown. Antologia otonal. 2011.

  • Peter Brown. . FONTO, 2005: 31pp.

  • Peter Brown. "Mallumoj de la hispana civilmilito". LA GAZETO, 2004: 4pp.

  • Peter Brown. ""B. Traven kaj Ni"," MLA International Bibilography. FONTO (2003): 6.

  • Peter Brown. "Akapulko". LA GAZETO, June 2003: 6pp.

  • Peter Brown. "El la tag-libro de senlaborulo". LA KANCERKLINIKO, April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 2003: 4pp.

  • Peter Brown. "Fenestroj sur la hungaran poezion". ESPERANTO, April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 2003.



Selected Presentations


  • peter brown. "Nahuatl poetry ," FESTIVA, UTRGV, ARHU (April 2016)

  • Peter Brown. ""El camino hacia Compostela"," FESTIVA, UTPA, UTPA (May 2015)

  • Peter Brown. ""Los murcielago de la alta cueva"," FESTIVA, UTPA, UTPA (March 2014)

  • Peter Brown. "Festiva and Similar Events," FESTIBA, (2013)

  • Peter Brown. ""Avian Testament"," Valley International Poetry Festival , Valley International Poetry Festival, several venues in the Rio Grande Valley (April 2013)

  • Peter Brown. ""Reading from my poetry in Nahuatl and Spanish"," VIVA EL VALLE, , UTPA, UTPA campus (May 2012)

  • Peter Brown. ""El vastago del destino"," FESTIVA, UTPA, UTPA (March 2012)

  • Peter Brown. ""La rebellion de los colgados a través del género de la novella y el cine"," UTPA (2003)

  • Peter Brown. "Borderland Poetry ," UTPA (2001)

Current Courses

SPAN 3300 01 - Adv Span Grammar & Comp I:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks
SPAN 4325 01 - Contemporary Span Lit:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks
SPAN 3306 02 - Intro to Spanish Lit:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks

Previous Courses