Martin Armas, Dolores

Dr. Dolores Martín Armas is from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. She holds her Ph.D. from the University of Colorado, USA. She was Assistant professor at SUNY Potsdam. Currently she is a Lecturer at Clemson University.
Dr Martín Armas’ field of interest is gender studies in the Spanish novel. She has published articles in Letras Femeninas and Céfiro, and reviews in Hispania and Confluencias. She has also presented her work at numerous conferences throughout the United States, in Mexico and Portugal.

El Amor Lesbiano Como Sustituto Del Amor Materno En Cuatro Novelas Espanolas: Julia, El Amor Es Un Juego Solitario, Efectos Secundarios Y Beatriz Y Los Cuerpos Celestes
2013 0-7734-4478-5
This provocative book examines the classic struggle between daughters seeking their mother’s affection and how these behavioral patterns in young girls lead them to seek maternal love in other women. Four Spanish novels, with lesbian characters, provide the backdrop for this psychoanalytic exploration of Spanish literature.