Emeritus Professor of Spanish and American Studies and Culture
PhD in Philosophy
Arizona State University, Latin American Literature, 1999
Washington State University, Civil Engineering, Structures, 1980
Spanish Latin American literature, cinema and culture. Dr. ManzoA has published short novels, short stories, and academic books on colonial discourses, Mexican Corridos, Hernán Cortés, the 1692 pulque Tumult in Mexico City, and translations.
His most recent book, titled Pecado Nefando, published by Juan de la Cuesta Publishers, explores constructions of sin in colonial Latin America.