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Dr. Gabriela McEvoy
Chair of Languages, Associate Professor of Spanish

Academic Areas of Expertise:

  • Spanish
  • Latin American Literature
  • Certified Spanish Medical Interpreter 

Courses Taught at LVC

All levels of Spanish language, culture, and literature.

Research Topics:

Diaspora Studies (European immigrants to Latin America in fiction and non-fiction).

Professional Leadership & Major Awards

Positions and Awards

  • Chair of the Department of Languages, Lebanon Valley College.
  • Spanish Editor at the Irish Migration Studies in Latin America journal.
  • Member of the Executive Committee- Society for Irish Latin American Studies (SILAS)
  • Faculty of the Year- Notice of Multicultural Achievement (NOMA) Lebanon Valley College, May 2013
  • Summer Library Research Fellowship in Latin American Studies, University of Pittsburgh, May 2013.

Scholarly Work and Publications

Book

La experiencia invisible. Inmigrantes irlandeses en el Per. Lima: Fondo Editorial Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima. July 2018.

Carrasco Weston, José Manuel. Appraising Gabriela McEvoy’s La experiencia invisible. V. 20, no. 1 (2018)
Sao Paulo, Brazil.

http://www.revistas.fflch.usp.br/abei/article/view/3099/2592

Walsh, Edward. Review of Gabriela McEvoy. La experiencia invisible. Inmigrantes irlandeses en el Perú. Irish Migration Studies in Latin America. 9.2.2019. Cork, Ireland.

https://irlandeses.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMSLA-9-2-Aug-12-chapter-4.pdf

Reflections from the author:

“Reflections on The Invisible Experience. Irish Immigrants in Peru. V. 20, no. 1 2018). Sao Paulo, Brazil.

http://revistas.fflch.usp.br/abei/article/view/3100

Revista Histopia. Publicación de Filosofía e Historia Universal. “Reseña del autor.” Cartografía y cultura. Un recorrido por el mundo antiguo. Año 1 Número 2. Junio 2019. Buenos Aires, Argentina.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/13dJTiqxBwSKUgJtcIVitVdd448ikmp1w/view

Book Reviews

Irish Migration Studies in Latin America

Leonard O'Brien, “Children of the Sun: The Cork Mission to South America”

Eliza Brown, la hija del inmigrante. Silvia Miguens. Buenos Aires: Editorial El Ateneo, 2012 at Irish Migration Studies in Latin America journal (IMSLA), March 2013.  https://irlandeses.org/wpcontent/uploads/2012/10/Vol8No2-1.pdf

Interviews

Reflections on The Invisible Experience. Irish Immigrants in Peru.


Interview with Gabriela Mc Evoy about the launch of her new book: "The invisible experience: Irish immigrants in Peru"

An interview with Gabriela McEvoy. Lima, Perú.

http://librosami.pe/2019/01/gabriela-mc-evoy-los-procesos-migratorios-son-siempre-traumaticos-y-dificiles/

Revista Histopia. Publicación de Filosofía e Historia Universal. “Reseña del autor.” Cartografía y cultura. Un recorrido por el mundo antiguo. Año 1 Número 2. Junio 2019. Buenos Aires, Argentina.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/13dJTiqxBwSKUgJtcIVitVdd448ikmp1w/view

Contact Info

Email Address

mcevoy@lvc.edu

Location

Humanities 301-B

Phone Number

717-867-6253