Loyola University Maryland

Modern Languages & Literatures

Dr. Marie Murphy

Associate Professor of Spanish

Maryland Hall 462


  • University of Wisconsin (Madison), M.A., Ph.D.

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Twentieth Century Hispanic Literature
  • Women Writers 

Recent Courses Taught at Loyola University Maryland

  • SN 104: Intermediate Spanish II
  • SN 201: Spanish Composition and Conversation
  • SN 303: Hispanic Film
  • SN 375: Women and Men in Twentieth Century Latin American Literature



  • Authorizing Fictions José Donoso's "Casa De Campo". London: Tamesis, 1992.

 Articles and Book chapters:

  • "Rosario Ferré En El Espejo: Defiance And Inversions." Hispanic Review 65.2 (1997): 145-157.
  • "La Máscara Del Lenguaje: Casa De Campo De José Donoso." Actas del X Congreso de la Asociación de Hispanistas, I-IV. 845. Barcelona: Promociones y Pubs. Universitarias, 1992.
  • "Nostalgia For Realism: A Narrative Ploy In José Donoso's Casa De Campo." Ibero-Amerikanisches Archiv 16.2 (1990): 249-260.
  • "Metafictional And Erotic Games: El Amor Es Un Juego Solitario." La escritora hispánica. 251-260. Miami: Universal, 1990.
  • "Language Put-On: José Donoso's A House In The Country." Latin American Literary Review 17.33 (1989): 50-59.

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Nora Benedict

Nora credits her Loyola education with affording her critical thinking skills and relationships with faculty, both of which inspired a career in academia

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