Michael Lazzara

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Position Title
Associate Vice Provost of Academic Programs and Partnerships

  • Global Affairs
International Center, Suite 3120

With Global Affairs since

  • 2019

Faculty Position

Professor of Latin American Literature and Cultural Studies
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
College of Letters and Science

606 Sproul Hall, Davis, CA 95616


  • Contemporary Latin American Literature and Cultural Studies
  • Literature, Culture, and Politics of the Southern Cone
  • Chile, Argentina, Peru
  • Revolutions, Dictatorships, Transitions to Democracy
  • Memory Studies
  • Trauma, Violence
  • Human Rights
  • Film Studies, particularly Documentary Film


  • Ph.D., Princeton University
  • M.A., Princeton University
  • B.A., University of Notre Dame