Carlota Caulfield

Carlota Caulfield
Professor of Spanish and Spanish American Studies
Mills Hall 333

Professional Interests: Contemporary Iberian and Latin American Cultures and Literatures, the avant-garde and interdisciplinary approaches to art and poetry, Hispanic poetry, Hispanic women writers, Hispanic theater, Hispanic-Jewish literature, US Latino literature, feminist critical theories, creative writing (poetry and prose), theory and practice of translation

Curriculum Vitae


At Mills Since 1992


Carlota Caulfield is a poet, scholar, editor and translator. Professor Caulfield specializes in modern Iberian & Latin American literatures and cultures with an emphasis on Trasatlantic Studies, Women Writers and Intersections of Art and Poetry. Her research interests include the European and Latin American avant-garde, visual poetry and US Latino/a poets. Currently, she is finishing a new bilingual poetry collection and working on a Catalan visual poetry book.


  • MA, San Francisco State University
  • PhD, Tulane University

Faculty Office Hours, Spring 2021

Days Times Room
T, W 3:30 pm–4:30 pm  by appointment Mills Hall Room 333

Fall 2021 Schedule

Day Time Course Title Room
  Senior Thesis
TR1:00 pm-2:40 pmSpanish for Spanish Speakers
TR11:00 am-12:15 pmInters Art & Poetry
  Senior Thesis
  IS: Inters Art & Poetry

Courses Taught

  • SPAN 003: Intermediate Spanish III
  • SPAN 004: Intermediate Spanish IV
  • SPAN 051: Spanish for Spanish Speakers: Language, Culture, and Identity
  • SPAN 101: Advanced Spanish Grammar, Composition and Translation
  • SPAN 140: Introduction to Hispanic Literatures
  • SPAN 151: Spanish for Spanish Speakers: Language, Culture, and Identity
  • SPAN 172: Intersections of Art and Poetry
  • SPAN 173: Contemporary Latin American, Spanish and U.S. Latina (o) Short Fiction
  • SPAN 180AS: Magical Realism in Hispanic Literature and Culture
  • SPAN 191: Senior Thesis