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Professor Martínez-Osorio presents at conferences

Professor Martínez-Osorio presented a paper at the 9th conference of the Society for Renaissance and Baroque Hispanic Poetry at the University of Oregon. His paper was entitled “Reconsidering Juan de Castellanos’ ‘imitation’ of Alonso de Ercilla” and dealt primarily with the representation of female indigenous characters in Castellanos’ writings. In addition, professor Martínez-Osorio presented a paper at the conference of the Association of Colombianists at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. His paper was entitled “Huyámonos a tierras de cristianos / que buen tiempo tenemos en las manos”: Los cuentos de cautivos en las Elegías de Varones Ilustres de las Indias.