Dr Wendy-Llyn Zaza

MA, NAATI Prof.Trans. (Spanish-English English-Spanish), PhD (Auckland)

Biography

Senior Lecturer

Research | Current

  • Contemporary Spanish literature
  • Catalan cultural studies
  • Translation studies

Current research:

  • Book-length project on Teresa Gracia’s Spanish literature
  • Translation into Spanish of Teresa Gracia’s unpublished French works

Teaching | Current

SPANISH 103 Iberian and Latin American Civilisations

SPANISH 104 Beginners' Spanish 1

SPANISH 202 Iberian Cultures and Literatures

SPANISH 318 Making Modern Spain 1840-1939

SPANISH 723 Advanced Spanish Translation Practice

SPANISH 725 Making Modern Spain 1840-1939

Postgraduate supervision

Current PhD supervision

2008 Johnathan Brook: The Translation of International Political News: Towards a Discourse Analysis-Based Model of Translator Training (Co-supervisor; main supervisor: Associate Professor Frank Austermuehl)

2007 Iñigo Echevarria: Politics of Basque Theatre (main supervisor; Co-supervisor: Associate Professor Christine Arkinstall)

2007 Omar Silverio Anica: Contemporary Mexican Theatre (main supervisor; Co-supervisor: Dr Kathryn Lehman)

2007 Marisol Rodríguez: Contemporary Galician Literature Written by Women (Co-supervisor; main supervisor: Associate Professor Christine Arkinstall)

2006 Judy Neale: Contemporary, politically-committed Spanish literature/literature in Spanish, relating to immigration into Spain from Maghreb (main supervisor; Co-supervisor: Associate Professor Christine Arkinstall)
 

Dr Wendy-Llyn Zaza's Postgraduate Supervision

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Zaza, W. V. (2013). Invited "prólogo" (5 pp.) and glossary (5 pp.). El mundo visto desde las antípodas: Aoteoroa/Nueva Zelanda, by José Luis Abellán. Auckland/Salamanca: ambosmundos.
  • Zaza, W. L. (Ed.) (2013). El mundo visto desde las antípodas: Aoteoroa/Nueva Zelanda. Auckland/Salamanca: ambosmundos. Pages: 115.
  • Zaza, W. V. (2011). Antes y después de la Guerra Civil y la dictadura. In W. V. Zaza, González-Casanovas RJ (Eds.) Encrucijadas históricas de la España contemporánea: Textos y contextos que marcan época (pp. 3-16). Auckland/Salamanca: Ambosmundos.
  • Zaza, W., & Gonzalez-Casanovas, R. J. (Eds.) (2011). Encrucijadas históricas de la España contemporánea: Textos y contextos que marcan época. Auckland/Salamanca: Ambosmundos. Pages: 373.
  • Zaza, W. V. (2010). Textos y contextos (Texts and Contexts) (Invited presentation). Paper presented at Spanish Professional Development Seminar, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand. Spanish Professional Development Seminar.
  • Zaza, W. V. (2010). Llengua, cultura i identitat catalanes d'ahir, d'avui i davant la immigració magribina. Paper presented at LVI Anglo-Catalan Society Conference, Barcelona, Spain. 17 December - 19 December 2010.
  • Zaza, W. V. (2010). Las voces poéticas de Teresa Gracia (1932-2001): de los campos de concentración al verso medido. In Bernard Sicot (Ed.) La littérature espagnole et les camps français d'internement (de 1939 à nos jours), 473-486. Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense, Paris.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/17046
  • Zaza, W. V. (2009). Las voces poéticas de Teresa Gracia (1932-2001): De los campos de concentración al verso medido. Paper presented at "70 Años Después": La littérature espagnole et les camps français d'internement (1939-1945), Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense University. 12 February - 14 February 2009.

Contact details

Office hours

SPANISH 104 Thursday 4-5 p.m.

SPANISH 202: Thursday 12 noon - 1 p.m. (weeks 1-6 only)

Primary office location

ARTS 2 - Bldg 207
18 SYMONDS ST
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand