PhD Student in Spanish

Carmen Miranda Barrios



  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Central American Women Writers
  • Guatemalan War and Post-war literature
  • Colonial Literature


“Student attitudes toward their instructor accents in L2 Spanish and French Courses”. Working Papers of the Linguistics Circle of the University of Victoria, Vol. 21 (2011).


“An instructor with a native or non-native  accent? What do L2 Spanish learners think?”
Spanish and Portuguese Teachers Annual Conference, University of Ottawa, 12 of  November, 2011.

“Students’ attitudes toward their instructors’ accents in L2 Spanish and French.” North Western Linguistics Conference. University of Victoria, BC, 18-19 February, 2011.

“El viaje de Beatriz, la Sin Ventura, en la mirada de Alaide Foppa.” Third Bi-annual FHIS Graduate Students Conference. University of British Columbia, 1-2 October, 2009.