Eric Stickley Calderwood

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Personal profile

Office Address

3032 Foreign Languages Building

Research Interests

North African Literature and Film
Al-Andalus (Medieval Muslim Iberia)
Modern Spanish Literature and Film
Arabic Literature
Mediterranean Studies
Postcolonial Studies
Travel Writing


Ph.D., Harvard University, 2011
B.A., Brown University, 2003

Honors & Awards

Conrad Humanities Scholar, 2018-2023
Lincoln Excellence for Assistant Professors (LEAP) Award, 2017-18
National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship, 2016-2017


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Research Output

Moroccan Jews and the Spanish colonial imaginary, 1903–1951

Calderwood, E. S., 2019, In : Journal of North African Studies. 24, 1, p. 86-110 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Spanish in a global key

    Calderwood, E., Apr 3 2019, In : Journal of Spanish Cultural Studies. 20, 1-2, p. 53-65 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Colonial al-Andalus: Spain and the Making of Modern Moroccan Culture

    Calderwood, E. S., Apr 9 2018, Belknap Press. 408 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook

  • El mito de Al-Ándalus en el mundo mediterráneo moderno

    Calderwood, E. S., 2018, Paradigma Alhambra: Variación del mito de Al Ándalus: Aportaciones a un debate germinal. González Alcantud, J. A. (ed.). Granada: Universidad de Granada, p. 121-160

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Franco's Hajj: Moroccan Pilgrims, Spanish Fascism, and the unexpected journeys of modern Arabic literature

    Calderwood, E., Oct 2017, In : PMLA. 132, 5, p. 1097-1116 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article