Ph.D., The University
M.A., Western Michigan University
Marie Brougham earned her bachelor's and master's degrees from Western
Michigan University in French and Spanish languages. In 2006 Dr.
Brougham defended her doctoral thesis titled: “Mother, Do
you Hear Me?: Daughters Forming Subjectivities in Spanish American
Poetry” and was awarded her Ph.D. from the University of Colorado.
She was a Visiting Assistant Professor at Union College and in 2008
joined the Modern Languages Department at The University of Akron.
research interests include daughter-mother relationships in contemporary
Latin American poetry. She has presented her research at local,
regional and international conferences. Her most recent article:
“Pleasure, Pain, and Paradox: Subjectivity in María
Negroni's La jaula bajo el trapo” examines how María
Negroni’s poem La jaula bajo el trapo enters into
a dialogue regarding subjectivity formation and destruction with
Ingmar Bergman’s film Autumn Sonata.
telephone: 330 972-5869