Modern Languages and Literatures
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William García

Job Title
Professor of Spanish and Hispanic Studies
Karp Hall 219

Research interests

His research and teaching interests cover the following areas: Latin American theater and cinema, Caribbean and U.S. Latino literatures, visual culture, gender studies, and performance.

Additional media


Prof. García is a member of the Advisory Board of the Latin American & Caribbean Studies (LACS) program at Union College. He received his B.A. from the University of Puerto Rico-Mayagüez, and M.A. and Ph.D. from Rutgers University (New Brunswick, NJ). At Union College, he has served as director of LACS (1999–2006) and Chair of Modern Languages and Literatures (2003-06).

Academic credentials

B.A., University of Puerto Rico; M.A., Rutgers University; Ph.D., Rutgers University