Arturo Matute Castro


Now in his fourth year at Pitt, Arturo is completing a dissertation proposal that will focus on the Cuban literary diaspora of the last 30 years.


  • BA, Journalism, Universidad de La Habana (1994)
  • MA, Hispanic Linguistics, Universidad de La Habana (2000)

Areas of Specialization

Literary and cultural studies, especially those that address contemporary Latin American literature and intellectual history from a post-colonial perspective; current gender and queer theory.