Kathleen Honora Connolly is a specialist in the narrative and film of Spain. Her research engages issues of migration and race, particularly with respect to how immigrants and mixed couples are represented in Spanish media and literature. Other interests include Disability Studies. Originally from Wisconsin, she has lived and studied in Spain, Colombia, and Brazil.

Contact Information

Kathleen Honora Connolly
Assistant Professor of Spanish

Office: Bellamy Hall (HSS) 302
Telephone: (503) 838-9495
Email: connollyk@wou.edu
Office Hours:
MW 4-5 pm; TT 9-10:30 am

Mailing Address:
Western Oregon University
Monmouth, OR 97361


Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.A. University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.M. Lawrence University

Vita          Selected Articles

Research Interests
Representation of Race & Mixed Race

Mixed Couples
Spanish Film
Disability Studies


Fall 2017

SPAN 370D Gender in Spanish Lit & Film (Survey)

Winter 2018
SPAN 202D Hybrid

SPAN 338 Culture and Civ of Spain

Spring 2018
SPAN 203D Hybrid

SPAN 345D Migration and Borders in the Hispanic World