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Northwest Missouri State University


Dr. Jose Palacios Perez

Dr. Jose Palacios Perez

Email

Office

2820 Colden Hall

Phone

660.562.1268
660.562.1963 (fax)

Joined Northwest in 2014

Assistant Professor


Education

  • Ph.D. Hispanic Studies
  • M.F.A. Bilingual Creative Writing
  • Physicist

Academic Interests

  • 20th Century Latin American literature
  • 21st Century Latin American literature
  • Contemporary Latin American cinema
  • Contemporary Spanish cinema
  • Transatlantic thought and philosophy in Spanish
  • Fútbol as a cultural product in the Spanish and Portuguese speaking world
  • Universal literature
  • Creative writing
  • Translation
  • Science and literature
  • Methods of teaching for foreign language

Scholarly Activity

Most Recent Publications

  • “La luz en el espejo,”  Revista Universidad de Antioquia 318 (October-December 2015): Forthcoming. 
  • “Fernando González y el lugar del cuerpo en el quehacer filosófico,” Inter-American Journal of Philosophy (May 2015, Volume 6, Issue 1): 48-58. Print.   
  • “Contra el esencialismo: la tradición filosófica de Fernando González,” Revista Universidad de Antioquia 318 (October-December 2014): 41-46. Print. 
  • “El cine es una gran búsqueda: Entrevista a Esteban Orozco,” Cine Y: Revista De Estudios Interdisciplinarios Sobre Cine En Español IV: 93-111. Print. 
  • “Mead y Onetti: el presente es el lugar de la realidad,” Revista Universidad de Antioquia 305 (July-September 2011): 40-47. Print. 
  • El Quijote y La vida breve: juego de reflejos,” Revista Universidad de Antioquia 302 (October-December 2010): 38-43. Print.

Other Professional Experiences

Books

Novels

  • El infinito se acaba pronto. Emecé (Planeta), March 2015.
         Second edition. Planetalector (Planeta), September 2015.
  • El libro de los infiernos, Editorial Paroxismo, November 2012.
  • El corazón del escorpión. Cámara de comercio de Medellín, December 2009
         Second edition. Alfaguara, April 2012.
    Translation: Heart of Scorpio, translated by Mark McGraw. Tiny Toe Press, August 2012.

 Non-Fiction

  • A un Paso de Juárez. El Peregrino Editores. Bogotá, December 2011.
    Translation: a un Paso de juárez/one step from juárez (bilingual edition) translated by Mark McGraw. Mouthfell Press, March 2015.

Short fiction and non-fiction

Most Recent Publications

  • “Flores en las ventanas”, SPECIMENS. September 2015.
  • “¿Guana guaiser, güero?”, Universo Centro No. 60, October 2014, Medellín.
  • “No pude romper una ventana de la casa de Gabriel García Márquez,” El Meridiano de Córdoba, dayly newspaper, Montería, Colombia, May 18, 2014.
  • “Diary of the City of Dis,” translated by Laura Cesarco Eglin, Bourbon Penn, June 2011.
  • “Aeternus Reditus,” Casa del tiempo, Vol. III, N. 38-39, Dec. 2010-Jan. 2011.
  • “Un 9 de febrero,” El Meridiano Cultural, weekly magazine, Montería, Colombia, February 2011.
  • “Panocha y enyucado con sabor a literatura,” Latitud, weekly magazine, Barranquilla, Colombia, July 4 2010.