Brad EllisAssistant Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures
B.A., Bates College
M.A., University of Wisconsin - Madison
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Madison
Bradford Ellis, Assistant Professor of Spanish, has been at St. Norbert College since 2002. He teaches all levels of the Spanish curriculum and specializes in literature, culture, and society of early modern Spain.
His research interests include the narrative prose of Miguel de Cervantes and María de Zayas, the Moriscos, and female empowerment and subversion in counter-reformation Spain. Since his arrival at St. Norbert, he has presented papers at Cambridge University, Brigham Young University and Georgetown University, and is a member of the Executive Board of GEMELA (Grupo de Estudios sobre la Mujer de España y Las Américas).
Most recently he has published an article on Christian/Muslim hybridity in Zayas's La esclava de su amante and is currently working on a study of Morisco women in the Spanish picaresque novel.
SPAN 101 and 102 Elementary Spanish
SPAN 203 and 204 Intermediate Spanish
SPAN 301 Introduction to Spanish and Spanish American Literature (pre-1800)
SPAN 375 Spanish Civilization
SPAN 389 (Special Topics) Sex, Gender, and Religion: (Re)Constructing Identity in Golden Age Spain
SPAN 400 (Senior Capstone Seminar) Spain Today: The Transition to Democracy and the New Millenium