Brian L. Price
Brian L. Price (PhD University of Texas at Austin) is an Associate Professor of Spanish at Brigham Young University. His areas of scholarly interest include twentieth and twenty-first-century Mexican literary, film, and cultural studies; Latin America's historical novel; Hispanic appropriations of Anglo-American high modernism; countercultural movements; and rock and roll. He is the author of Cult of Defeat in Mexico's Historical Fiction: Failure, Trauma, and Loss (Palgrave, 2012), coeditor of TransLatin Joyce: Global Transmissions in Ibero-American Literature (Palgrave, 2014), and editor of Asaltos a la historia: Reimaginando la ficción histórica hispanoamericana (Ediciones Eón, 2014). Additionally he has published numerous articles and book chapters on Mexican literature in the USA, Mexico, and Spain. He is currently working on a new book project, ¡Viva Rockotitlán!: Countercultural Music, Literature, and Film in Mexico, 1960-2010, on the representations of rock music in recent Mexican fiction and cinema.