Dr. David Navarro
Office: Centennial 149
Biography: Biography: David D. Navarro earned his B.A. and M.A. in English Studies from University of Valladolid (Spain), and University College Dublin (Republic of Ireland). He holds an M.A. and Ph.D. in Hispanic Studies from Western University (London, Ontario, Canada).
Research Interests: Research Interests: Dr. Navarro's research interests include Medieval Iberian Literature and History; Religious Minorities of the Iberian Peninsula; Biblical Exegesis; Jewish-Christian relations; Judeo-Spanish, and Sephardic Diaspora.
Dr. Navarro's scholarly agenda also focuses on Medieval Jurisprudence. Dr. Navarro is currently working in collaboration with Dr. Yolanda Iglesias of University of Toronto (Canada) on Alphonso X of Castile’s legal compendium ‘Siete Partidas’ (Seven-Part Code).
Studies in Medieval and Golden Age Spanish Peninsular Literature
Introduction to Hispanic Literature and Literary Analysis
Survey of Spanish Literature: Beginnings-1800
Advanced Spanish Composition (Heritage Speakers)
Advanced Spanish Composition
Advanced Spanish Grammar
Special Topics in Spanish:
Bilingual Shakespeare’s Comedy of Errors / La Comedia de las Equivocaciones (Co-taught with Dr. Joe Falocco – Dept. of English)
Religious Dialogue and Debate (Co-taught with Dr. Rebecca Raphael – Dept. of Philosophy)