WELCOME TO LANEY COLLEGE
Laney College

Blog-Arturo Davila

Blog-Arturo Davila

 

MOODLE-PHOTO-ARTURO DAVILA-1

Dr. Arturo Dávila-Sánchez 

adavila@peralta.edu            (510) 464-3199

ARTURO DAVILA-CV-2016

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

RECENT PUBLICATIONS:

Poemas: La cuerda floja. Sátiras

Alejandro González Iñárritu: The Wild Wild North

A Tatik Francisco

La flor de cannabis medicinal

Charles Bukowski: el campeón del humorismo negro

Luis Miguel Aguilar: De (l)unas y otras joyas verbales

Los Beatles: Tiempo de deshora

Paco de Lucía (1947-2014): “Empieza el llanto/ de la guitarra”

Gravity: La soportable gravedad del ser

OTHER PUBLICATIONS:

Catulinarias Arturo Dávila Sánchez

Tres cuentos J.D. Salinger