Leah Fonder-Solano, Ph.D.

Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Latin American literature
Second Language Acquisition
Critical languages
Foreign Language Instructional Technology


Burnett, Joanne and Leah Fonder-Solano. "Crossing the Boundaries Between Literature and Pedagogy: Perspectives on a Foreign Language Reading Course." V. Scott & H. Tucker (Eds.), SLA and the Literature Classroom: Fostering Dialogues. American Association of University Supervisors and Coordinators. Boston, MA: Heinle & Heinle, (2002).


Fonder-Solano, Leah. "Inversión, ironía y la toma de conciencia en tres cuentos psicoanalíticos de Cristina Peri Rossi" SECOLAS 34 (2002): 82-89.


Fonder-Solano, Leah. Preble-Niemi, Oralia, Ed. Afrodita en el trópico: erotismo y construcción del sujeto femenino en obras de autoras centroamericanas. Review. Letras Femeninas 27 (2002).


Fonder-Solano, Leah. "Intersections Between Feminism, Film and Text: La nave de los locos by Cristina Peri Rossi" Letras Femeninas 29 (2003): 33-44.


Fonder-Solano, Leah. "Erotismo, actuación y la construcción de identidad: La nave de los locos de Cristina Peri Rossi." Ciberletras 10 (2003): 12 p. 20 December 2003 <http://www.lehman.cuny.edu/ciberletras>.


Fonder-Solano, Leah. "Inversión, ironía y toma de conciencia: Desastres Intimos de Cristina Peri Rossi." Memorias de Querétaro (2003).


Fonder-Solano. Leah. "Mirroring and the (Re)Vision of Identity in Cristina Peri
Rossi's Erotic Poetry" The Latin Americanist 48 (2004): 75-88.


Fonder-Solano, Leah and Joanne Burnett. "Teaching Literature/Reading: A Dialogue on Professional Growth" Foreign Language Annals Fall (2004).


Fonder-Solano, Leah. Encoding Gender and Identity in Dreaming in Cuban and When I was Puerto Rican." SECOLAS December (2005):1-9.


Fonder-Solano, Leah. "El psicoanálisis en la narrativa corta de Cristina Peri Rossi." Cortina, Guadalupe (Ed.) Mujeres, literaturas, políticas y compromisos en el Nuevo Milenio: diálogos transatlánticos. Ediciones Nuevo Espacio 2007.


Fonder-Solano, Leah. "Reflections on "Nasibi and Quismati" (Naguib Mahfouz)" Voice of Belady (Literary Review), 2010.