Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Modern & Medieval Languages

Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Professor Alison Sinclair    

Professor Alison Sinclair

College:
Clare College

Positions:

Professor of Modern Spanish Literature and Intellectual History

Postal Address:
Clare College
Trinity Lane
CAMBRIDGE CB2 1TL

Email:   as49@cam.ac.uk
Phone:  (Clare College)   (+44) (0)1223 333262
Phone:  (Secretary's)   (+44) (0)1223 335005 Fax   (+44) (0)1223 335062
Web Page:   http://www.mml.cam.ac.uk/spanish/staff/as49/alison.php  

Alison Sinclair specialises in nineteenth-century and early twentieth-century Peninsular literature, culture and intellectual history. Her publications include articles on Alas and Unamuno, and on the intellectual history of the early twentieth century. She is the author of The Deceived Husband (Oxford: UP, 1993), Dislocations of Desire: Gender, Identity, and Strategy in 'La Regenta' (North Carolina, 1998), Unamuno, the Unknown, and the Vicissitudes of the Self (Manchester: UP, 2001) and Sex and Society in Early Twentieth-Century Spain: Hildegart Rodríguez and the World League for Sexual Reform (2007), and Trafficking Knowledge in Early Twentieth-Century Spain: Centres of Exchange and Cultural Imaginaries (2009). She has been awarded £600,725 by the AHRC for her research project, ‘Wrongdoing in Spain, 1800-1936: Realities, Representations and Reactions’ (2011-2014). This research project features in a recent University News article on Research News: 'Read all about it!'.

 

 

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