José Manuel Losada

José Manuel Losada

Full Professor, and Ph. D. at the Sorbonne University, José Manuel Losada has been Visiting Scholar at the University of Harvard, member of the SCR at the University of Oxford (St John’s College) and Visiting Lecturer at the University of Montreal. He has given talks and seminars in twenty American and European Universities. Since 1992 he has been teaching at the Complutense University of Madrid.

Among his publications figure books of literature criticism: L’Honneur au théâtre (Paris, 1994),Tristán y su ángel (Kassel, Germany, 1995), Bibliography of the Myth of Don Juan in Literary History(NY, USA, 1997), Bibliographie critique de la littérature espagnole en France au XVIIe siècle (Geneva, 1999), Métamorphoses du roman français (Leuven, 2009), Mito y mundo contemporáneo (Bari, 2010, Giovi International Award, Città di Salerno, 2011), Tiempo: texto e imagen (Madrid, 2011), Myth and Subversion in the Contemporary Novel (with Marta Guirao, Newcastle upon Tyne, 2012), Mito e interdisciplinariedad (with Antonella Lipscomb, Bari, 2013), Abordajes. Mitos y reflexiones sobre el mar (Madrid, 2014), Victor Hugo et l’Espagne (Paris, 2014), Myths in Crisis: The Crisis of Myth (with Antonella Lipscomb, Newcastle upon Tyne, 2015), Nuevas formas del mito. Una metodología interdisciplinar (Berlin, 2015), Mitos de hoy. Ensayos de mitocrítica cultural (Berlín, 2016), various translations: La Leyenda de los siglos, by Victor Hugo (Madrid, 1994), Le Romancero (Paris, 2003),  and 200 articles in specialist journals in twenty different countries.   

Member of the Editorial Committee of various publications, José Manuel Losada Goya is Founder and Editor of Amaltea. Journal of Myth Criticism, President of Asteria. International Association of Myth Criticism, and encourages different national and regional research projects on literature and myth criticism.

Contact

  • Departamento de Francés, Facultad de Filología, Universidad Complutense, 28040 Madrid – España
  • (+34) 660455944
  • jlosada@ucm.es
  • Mythcriticism Website

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