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Sebastiaan Faber

Sebastiaan Faber is Professor of Hispanic Studies at Oberlin College. He is the author of Exile and Cultural Hegemony: Spanish Intellectuals in Mexico, 1939-1975 (Vanderbilt, 2002), Anglo-American Hispanists and the Spanish Civil War: Hispanophilia, Commitment, and Discipline (Palgrave, 2008), and Memory Battles of the Spanish Civil War: History, Fiction, Photography (Vanderbilt, 2018); he is co-editor of Contra el olvido. El exilio expañol en Estados Unidos (U de Alcalá, 2009) and Transatlantic Studies: Latin America, Iberia, and Africa (Liverpool, forthcoming). From 2010 until 2015, he served as the Chair of the Board of Governors of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives (ALBA). He is co-editor of ALBA’s quarterly magazine The Volunteer and regularly contributes to Spanish and U.S. media, including CTXT: Revista ContextoLa Marea, FronteraDThe Nation, Foreign Affairs, and Public Books. Born and raised in the Netherlands, he has been at Oberlin since 1999.