Maria Del Carmen Artigas, Ph.D.

Maria Del Carmen Artigas, Ph.D.Professor


Office: 227 Liberal Arts
Phone: 504-280-6930


Education Background

  • Ph.D. in Spanish Literature, University of Virginia, Charlottesville
  • Ph.D. in Latin American History, Bowling Green State University, Ohio

Research Interests

  • Golden Age literature
  • Sephardic literature of the Golden Age



  • Los Sefaraditas: España-El Imperio Otomano Tucumán, Argentina (National University of Tucumán, Argentina)
  • Antología Sefaradí (Verbum, Spain)
  • Sansón Nazareno (Verbum, Spain)
  • Critical and Annotated Edition of La Buena Guarda by Lope de Vega (Verbum, Spain)
  • Segunda Antología Sefaradí (Verbum Spain)


  • Dr. Artigas' articles and short stories have appeared in:
  • Romance Notes (University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill)
  • Bulletin of Spanish Studies (University of Liverpool, England)
  • Revista Maguen-Escudo (Caracas, Venezuela)
  • Explicacion de Textos Literarios (University of Southern California)
  • Minority Voices, Sojourner
  • Backbone
  • Xavier Review
  • Antietam Review

Conferences and Awards

Dr. Artigas has attended numerous national and international congresses and received literary prizes from the Jefferson Society of the University of Virginia and from the University of Detroit.