Dr. Eduard Arriaga is Chair and Associate Professor of Spanish, Global Languages & Cross-Cultural Studies at the University of Indianapolis. His areas of expertise are Latin American literature and cultural production, Afro-Latin American and Afro-Latina/o cultures and cultural production, Spanish language and literature, digital humanities, ethnic and migration studies. Dr. Arriaga’s research interests are 20th and 21st century Latin American and Latina/o cultures and artistic expressions; Afro-Latin American and Afro-Latina/o cultural representations; race, ethnicity and gender in cultural/artistic representations; and digital humanities and diversity.
He earned his PhD in Hispanic Studies and Migration Studies at Western University. He holds his MA in Hispanic American Literature from the Instituto Caro y Cuervo in Bogotá, Colombia.