Dr. Arturo Dávila-Sánchez
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Arturo Davila Sanchez is Chair of the Department of Modern Languages and Professor of Spanish and Mexican-Latin American Studies at Laney College, Oakland.
He received his Ph.D. in Romance Languages and Literature at UC-Berkeley; an M.A. in Spanish Literature at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and a B.A. in Communications at the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico.
He is poet laureate in Mexico and Spain where he was awarded three international prizes for the following collections: La ciudad dormida (National Prize “Sor Juana Inės de la Cruz,” Mexico, 1995); Catulinarias (International Prize “Antonio Machado,” Baeza, Spain, 1998); and, Poemas para ser leíos en el Metro (International Prize “Juan Ramón Jimėnez,” Huelva, Spain, 2003). He has recently published for the Mexican magazine nexos