Hector N. Ramos Flores

Assistant Professor of Spanish

Office: Lovejoy 326 [ campus map ]
Fax: 207-859-4405
Office Hours:
M, T 12:00-13:00
Ramos Flores, Hector N.


Ph.D. in Hispanic and Lusophone Literatures, Cultures, and Linguistics, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Areas of Expertise

  • Latinx Studies
  • Africana Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • race, memory, trauma, and masculinity

Courses Currently Teaching

CourseCourse Title
SP125 BElementary Spanish I
SP125 CElementary Spanish I
SP126 DElementary Spanish II
SP254 AAqui estamos: U.S. Latinx in the 20th and 21st Centuries
SP346 ARace, Rights, and Land in the Americas

Professional Information

Héctor Nicolás Ramos Flores received his Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities in Hispanic and Lusophone Literatures and Cultures in 2019, and and teaches courses in Spanish and Latinx Studies at Colby College. He researches the intersections of racial discourse, memory, and masculinity in Latinx, Caribbean, and Afro-Latin American communities. He has taught courses on Latinx and Afro-diasporic literatures and cultures in the Americas and has a forthcoming article on how the zombie figure complicates human right discourses through a racialized narrative on the island of Hispaniola in the open-access journal Hispanic Issues.


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