Dr. Eugenia Blanco-Mazur

Eugenia Blanco Mazur

Originally from Mexico, Dr. Blanco-Mazur received a degree as a Medical Doctor at the ITESM in Monterrey, Mexico and practiced as a physician, before starting a career in Literature, Theater and Cinema in Spanish in the United States, where she completed a Masters Degree and her Doctoral Studies. In addition to academia, she is a member of the theater company Catarsis and has a deep interest in urban gardens, wild-animal rights, and the practice of calligraphy.


Ph.D., Spanish Language and Literature
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 2020

M.A., Spanish
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico.

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Adaptation of Spanish and Latin American Theater
  • Relationships of History and literature
  • Strategies of adaptation of theater into cinema
  • Masculinity and family roles representation in media
  • Representation of hispanic culture and peoples in cinema

Courses Taught at Miami

  • SPN 201 - Second Year Spanish I
  • SPN 202 - Second Year Spanish II
  • SPN 316 - Intermediate Spanish Composition
  • SPN 352 - Cultural History of Spain II


  • Association of Adaptation Studies
  • Catarsis Compañía de Teatro