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Novia Pagone, Ph.D.


Spain, Latin America and Cultural Studies Expert

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Dr. Novia Pagone is an Associate Professor in the College of Arts and Sciences at Governors State University. She teaches in the Spanish program primarily, along with Latin American, Caribbean, and Latina Studies program, as well as the Global Studies minor in the Division of Arts and Letters.

Dr. Pagone holds a Ph.D. in Hispanic Studies with a focus on the journalism, literature, and film of contemporary Spain.

Dr. Pagone's Research Focus:

  • Spain
  • Latin America
  • Cultural studies

Relevant Work:

  • “Exporting Spanishness: The Role of Netflix in Shaping How the World Imagines Spain.” Bulletin of Contemporary Hispanic Studies, vol. 2, no. 2, Nov. 2020, pp. 143-59. Liverpool University Press,
  • “Sarcasm, Satire, and Irony: The Literary Journalism of Three Spanish Women.” Pleasures of the Prose, edited by Richard Lance Keeble and David Swick, Abramis, 2015, pp. 97-109.

Dr. Pagone is available to talk about Spain, Latin America and cultural studies. If you would like to arrange an interview with Dr. Pagone, please contact Zion Banks, Media & External Relations, 708.235.7685 or