Cincinnati Romance Review

The Cincinnati Romance Review is a peer-reviewed electronic journal published by the Department of Romance and Arabic Languages and Literatures of the University of Cincinnati. The journal was founded in 1981-82 and has been published electronically since 2008.

We invite original submissions and reviews on any subject related to  Romance languages, literatures, and cultures. Submissions may be written in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, or Italian.

Meet our Editors

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Executive Editor: María Paz Moreno, Professor of Spanish

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Assistant Editor: Olga Sanz-Casasnovas, Ph.D. student in Romance languages and literatures and Teaching Assistant.

María Paz Moreno: Executive Editor

Prof. Moreno holds a Licenciatura en Filosofía y Letras from the University of Alicante, Spain, and a Phd. in Spanish Literature from The Ohio State University. Her research focuses on Contemporary Spanish Poetry, Food Studies (Gastronomy and Culinary Literature), and Spanish Women Writers. She is the author of several scholarly books and critical editions, among them El culturalismo en la poesía de Juan Gil-Albert (IGA, 2000), the critical edition of Juan Gil Albert, Poesía Completa (Pre-Textos, 2004), the volume Cartas a Juan Gil-Albert. Epistolario selecto (IGA, 2016), and the poetic anthology Concha Zardoya. Antología Poética (IGA, 2008). In the area of food studies, she has published two monographs: De la página al plato. El libro de cocina en España (Trea, 2012), and Madrid: A Culinary History (Rowman & Littlefield, 2018).

Olga Sanz Casasnovas: Assistant Editor

Olga Sanz holds a B.A. in Hispanic Studies (University of Zaragoza) and a M.A. in Spanish (University of Cincinnati). She is currently a first-year doctoral student and a teaching assistant for this same department. 

Current Issue - Volume 54 (Fall 2023) 

Articles

Juan Rulfo: de la estética revolucionaria a la poética desapropiacionista de Cristina Rivera Garza
José Clemente Carreño Medina, Truman State University

Cuban Cinephilia: Two Film Reviewers Survey the Light and Shadows of Hollywood
Hugo Ríos Cordero, University of Puerto Rico

Divergencias en el paradigma poético moderno en Venezuela. Transgeneridad, autoexotismo e historia en La yerba santa (1929), de Salustio González Rincones
Omar Osorio-Amoretti, University of Connecticut

We Don’t Talk about Cortázar Anymore
Brantley Nicholson, Georgia College

Marius de Zayas, Martín Luis Guzmán y José Juan Tablada: La construcción literaria de la metrópoli americana
Marco Antonio Martínez, The Pennsylvania State University

Book Reviews

Establier Pérez, Helena (ed.) El corazón en llamas. Cuerpo y sensualidad en la poesía española escrita por mujeres (1900-1968) 
Olga Sanz Casasnovas, University of Cincinnati

Lope de Vega. La francesa Laura, edición de Álvaro Cuéllar y Germán Vega García-Luengos
Álvaro Ley-Garrido, University of Georgia

Lámbarry, Alejandro. Jorge Ibargüengoitia: un escritor entre ruinas.
Luis Miguel Estrada Orozco, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla

Cincinnati Romance Review
Department of Romance and Arabic Languages and Literatures
University of Cincinnati
PO Box 210377
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0377
ISSN 2155-8817 (online)
ISNN 0883-9816 (print)