Profile

Clara Oropeza
Profesora

Spanish

Clara Oropeza es profesora de inglés en el Santa Barbara City College. Como su primer idioma es español, ella trabaja con entusiasmo para incluir la cultura, historia y literatura Latinoamericana en la experiencia universitaria. Oropeza es la directora del Multiliteracyl English Transfer Program (MET), cuenta con un diploma de pregrado y una maestría en literatura en inglés y un doctorado en mitología comparativa y literatura. Oropeza es autora de varios ensayos publicados, y el libro Anaïs Nin: A Myth of Her Own (Routledge 2018).

English

Clara Oropeza, Ph.D., is an English professor at Santa Barbara City College. As a native Spanish speaker, she works enthusiastically to bring Latin American culture, history, and literature to the community college experience. Oropeza is the director of the Multiliteracy English Transfer Program (MET). She holds both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in English literature and a Doctorate in Comparative Mythology and Literature. Her research combines comparative mythology, feminist and literary studies and cultural theory. She is the author of several published essays and the book Anaïs Nin: A Myth of Her Own (Routledge 2018).