Dayana SotoCaballeroGalicia

Dayana SotoCaballeroGalicia

Instructor

MODERN LANGUAGES AND LINGUISTICS

Robert L Slagle Hall 304C

Phone: (605) 677-5625

Email: Dayana.SotoCaballero@usd.edu

Teaching Interests:

Spanish and Spanish-American Literatures, Cultures and Cinema; Spanish Language; and Spanish for the Professions (health and law).


Research Interests:

The Nineteenth-Century Spanish realist novel, specifically, the construction of characters; The social and political history of Spain and their connection to cultural products such as literature, film and art; Interdisciplinary approaches to the European Nineteenth-Century; Spanish and Spanish-American cinema, with emphasis on marginal subjects and social stratification; Identity and social recognition during Spain's First Modernity; Feminine narrative voices in contemporary Spanish-American drama and short stories; and Otherness in Judeo-Latin American literature and cinema.


Education:

  • Ph.D. (ABD), 19th C. & 20th C. Spanish Literatures & Cultures, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2018
  • MA, Modern Languages & Literatures - Spanish, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2007
  • Master in Human Relations, University of Oklahoma, 2002
  • BA, Journalism & Mass Communications, Creighton University, 1999

Publications:

Citations listed below are presented in a standardized, modified format for display purposes only. They do not necessarily reflect the preferred style and conventions of the faculty member or discipline.

  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. Otherness in El Árbol de la Gitana. In Returning to Babel: Jewish Latin American Experiences, Representations, and Identity, edited by Amalia Ran and Jean Cahan, 213-24. Boston: Brill, 2012.

Awards and Honors:

  • Travel Grant, Department of Modern Languages & Linguistics, University of South Dakota, 2015
  • Travel Grant Program, College of Arts & Sciences, University of South Dakota. May, 2015
  • Travel Grant, Department of Languages, Linguistics & Philosophy, University of South Dakota. May, 2014
  • Travel Grant Program, College of Arts & Sciences, University of South Dakota. May, 2014
  • Teaching and Learning Grant, Center for Teaching and Learning, University of South Dakota. January, 2014
  • Travel Grant, Department of Languages, Linguistics & Philosophy, University of South Dakota. January, 2014
  • Travel Grant, Department of Languages, Linguistics & Philosophy, University of South Dakota. October, 2013
  • Member, Sigma Delta Pi, The National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society. November, 2012
  • Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Department of Modern Languages & Literatures, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Awarded August 2004 to July, 2011
  • George Hippee Rogers Article Publication Award, Department of Modern Languages & Literatures, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Awarded May, 2011
  • Rogers Merit Fellowship, Department of Modern Languages & Literatures, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Granted August 2006 to May 2007 & August 2010 to May, 2011
  • Mini-Travel and Research Support Fellowship, Department of Modern Languages & Literatures, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Awarded in October 2008, October 2009, November 2009 & April, 2011
  • Le Prix d' Excellence, French Section, Department of Modern Languages & Literatures, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Awarded August 2007 to May 2008 & August 2008 to May, 2009

Presentations:

  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. "Despues de Lucía: la agudización del 'bullying' en Mexico. ¿Un problema añejo sin resolver o un fenómeno emergente de exclusion social". Presented at the XXXIII International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association, San Juan, Puerto Rico. (May 28, 2015)
  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. "Marginalidad y alienación en Amores perros de Alejandro González Iñárritu.". Presented at the XXXII International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association, Chicago, Illinois. (May 24, 2014)
  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. "Harriet Turner, orfebre de la palabra y el signo". Presented at the 129th MLA Annual Convention, Chicago, Illinois. (January 10, 2014)
  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. "Dirty PrettyThings and Biutiful: Behind Doors and Underground.". Presented at the 38th Annual European Studies Conference. University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska. (October 4, 2013)
  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. La alteridad como signo de la globalización en los filmes La Zona y Biutiful. (Otherness as a Sign of Globalization in the Films La Zona and Biutiful). Presented at the XXX International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association, San Francisco, California. (May 23, 2012)
  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. Prostitución globalizada en Princesas de Fernando León de Aranoa. (Globalized Prostitution in Princesas by Fernando León de Aranoa). Presented at the Third Annual Four Corners Conference. Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction, Colorado. (October 28, 2011)
  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. Love, a Matter of Social Destabilization in Larra's Spain. Presented at the 36th Annual European Studies Conference. University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska. (October 6, 2011)
  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. Reescribiendo la identidad del otro en Urraca de Lourdes Ortiz (Re-Writing the Identity of the Other in Urraca by Lourdes Ortiz). Presented at the Kentucky Foreign Language Conference. University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky. (April 14, 2011)
  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. La imaginación de realidades y desestabilización en La de Bringas (The Imagination of Realities and Destabilization in La de Bringas a novel by Benito Perez Galdós). Presented at the Mid-America Conference on Hispanic Literature. Kansas University, Lawrence, Kansas. (November 5, 2009)
  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. Reassessment of the Dramatic Techniques in El Sueño de la Razón (a play by Antonio Buero Vallejo). Presented at the 34th Annual European Studies Conference. University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska. (October 1, 2009)
  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. Otredad en El árbol de la gitana (Otherness in El árbol de la gitana, a novel by Alicia Dujovne Ortiz). Presented at the Returning to Babel: Jewish Latin American Experiences and Representations. University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska. (April 19, 2009)
  • Soto y Caballero de Galicia, Dayana. Heteroglossia in 'Dos corazones en una tumba'" (a short story by Ramón Saizarbitoria). Presented at the 33rd Annual European Studies Conference. University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska. (October 2, 2008)