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Miguel Gonzalez-Abellas

Modern Languages
College of Arts & Sciences
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
Degrees & Certifications
The University of Kansas, Master of Arts
The University of Kansas, Doctor of Philosophy
Academic History

Professor of Spanish, 2009

Associate Professor of Spanish, 2004

Assistant Professor of Spanish, 1997
  • SP 102 D, Beginning Spanish II
  • SP 201 B, Intermediate Spanish I
  • SP 290 XA, Study Abroad in Latin America
  • SP 311 A, Spanish Grammar Review
  • SP 340 A, History/Literature Latin Amer.
  • SP 390 XA, Study Abroad in Latin America
  • SP 400 A, Senior Thesis
Scholarly Interests/Activities

Cuban narrative during the 1990’s

Exile in Hispanic Literature

Spanish language and Translation (English/Spanish)

Hispanic Popular Culture (graphic novels, films, and music)
Service Interests/Activities


International Education
Career Accomplishments


Visiones de exilio: Para leer a Zoé Valdés (Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 2008)

Jugando con estereotipos (Madrid, Spain: Pliegos, 2003)


Super Merit Award for Teaching and Service at Washburn University, 2000