Rose McEwen

Associate Professor of Spanish, Emeritus
Welles 212B

Rose McEwen has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1998. She coordinates the Latin American Studies program and study abroad programs in Argentina and in Costa Rica. In 2005, she received the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Portrait of Rose McEwen

Office Hours: Fall 2020

  • Online
  • T 11:30AM-12:30PM
  • and by appointment

Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D., Colonial and Contemporary Latin American Literature and Culture, The Ohio State University, 2001.

  • M.A., Latin American Culture, The Ohio State University, 1993.

  • B.A., Spanish, Portland (Oregon) State University, 1991.


  • LASA

  • Feministas Unidas

  • NeMLA


  • "Guatemala." Chapter In: Teen Life in Latin America and the Caribbean. Cynthia Tompkins and Kristen Sternberg, eds. Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing Group, Inc. (July 2004).

  • "Performing One-Act Plays: An Entertaining Process for Developing Oral Proficiency Skills." In: NJAATSP en Acción (journal of the New Jersey Chapter of the American Association of Teachers of Portuguese and Spanish) 8-8 (Fall, 2003): 5, 12-14.

  • "Rigoberta Menchú." In: Noted Twentieth-Century Latin American Women. Cynthia Tompkins and David William Foster, eds. Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing Group, Inc., 2000.

More About Me

Research Interests

Hispanic Theater, Latin American Women Writers, Immigration Studies, Rigoberta Menchú


Personal Website

Other Interests

  • Foreign films
  • Downhill skiing
  • Creative writing
  • Gardening
  • Baking