Alfonso Abad-Mancheno

Departments and Positions:
Foreign Languages, Associate Professor of Foreign Languages
School Extension 316.2367
Universidad de Alicante, BA, '95
Arizona State University, MA, '98
University of Texas, Austin, PHD, '08

“I enjoy traveling with students abroad and I am helping expand the possibilities for Guilford students. I felt really accepted at Guilford from the very beginning. The foreign languages department is a community; a close team where everybody participates and students and faculty work together.“

Courses Taught

  • SPAN 201: Intermediate Spanish
  • SPAN 202: Intermediate Conversation and Composition
  • SPAN 211: Intermediate Spanish for Business I
  • SPAN 212: Intermediate Spanish for Business II
  • SPAN 220: Introduction to Literary and Cultural Analysis
  • SPAN 221: Advanced Spanish for Business
  • SPAN 310: Contemporary Latin America
  • SPAN 311: Contemporary Spain
  • SPAN 320: Culture and Society: Mexico, Central America and Caribbean
  • SPAN 321: Culture and Society: Golden Age of Spain
  • SPAN 322: Culture and Society: South America
  • SPAN 323: Culture and Society: Beginnings of a Nation (the Integration of Three Cultures)
  • SPAN 340: Film, Life and Literature of Latin America
  • SPAN 342: Latino Culture in the United States