Associate Professor of Spanish
Room 408 Comenius Hall
EDUCATION: B.A. and M.A., University of Northern Iowa; Ph.D., University of Arizona
INTERESTS: Language in Contact and Changes, Business Spanish/ Spanish for the professions, Spanish American Literature, Multidisciplinary courses, Teaching and coordinating introductory and intermediate Spanish language and culture courses, Central American Women Writers, Linguistic Varieties/Language in Contact and Changes, Bilingualism and Dialectology, Hispanic World: Culture and Literature
Dr. Lasso-von Lang co-authored Flavors of Panama with Jiwanda Gale-Rogers. Publish America. August 2012
Bertalicia Peralta: Life and Works. F&G Editores/F&G Libros de Guatemala. October, 2007.
Dr. Lasso-von Lang will be collaborating again with Dr. Ferrero as they edit a second edition their book Variedades linguísticas y lenguas en contacto en el mundo de habla hispana. (Bloomington, Indiana).
“Evolution of Panamanian Poetry: 1950s to Present.” Anthology: Homage Volume in Honor of Dr. Lanin Gyurko (publication in progress).