Hailing from Spain, Antonio Valle de Anton earned his PhD in Ibero-Romance
Philology and Sociolinguistics from the University of Texas in Austin in 2005.
His expertise in sociolinguistics and second language acquisition focuses on
heritage speakers, bilingualism, translation and interpretation, and Spanish
University of Texas, Austin, Ph.D, Ibero-Romance Philology and
University of Texas, Austin, MA, Hispanic Linguistics, 2000.
University of Texas, Austin, BA, Spanish Language, Literature, and Culture,
Universidad de Salamanca, School of Medicine, Spain-E.U., 1987.
“Two Romance Tenses
and the Atlantic Inbetween
Thesis Director: Dr. Marta Luján
and Dr. Fritz Hensey.
Perspectives of the Reflexive Clitic in Spanish”; Verlag
“Past Tenses in Spanish”; Tomsk State
Pedagogical University Press, January 2010.
“Two Romance Tenses and the
Atlantic in Between” VDM Verlag, 2009.
Romance Tenses and the Atlantic in between”. UNC-Pembroke. Author’s
presentation. March 2010.
“A Manual for Beginning
Professional Translators.” & “Professional Translators and
Just Out of College? Making It Happen”. Nebraska Association for Translators and
Interpreters. Annual Conference, University of Nebraska, Kearney. July
“Why Are Our Students Not Getting More Out of College Spanish?”
Nebraska Association for
Translators and Interpreters. Annual Conference,
Bellevue University. August 2007.
“Punctuation in ‘Eng’ and ‘Spa’;
Accentuation in Spanish”. Nebraska Association for
Interpreters, Annual Conference, South East Community College, Lincoln,
“A Study of 'Present Perfect' and 'Preterit' in
Present-day Spanish”. University of Texas at
Austin. FIGSO 3rd Annual
Conference. April 2006.
"Occupational Jargon between Monolingual
Spanish-Speaking Workers and Their 'Hispanic'
Co-workers in the United
States". State University of New York at Albany. 2nd International
on Spanish Sociolinguistics. March 2004.
"Sociolinguistic Perspectives of
the Reflexive Clitic in Spanish". University of Texas—Austin.
on Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Romance Linguistics.
"The Power of Accents in University Settings: French vs.
Spanish”. University of Texas—
Austin. UT Austin Graduate Student Conference.
"Code-switching, Heritage Speakers of Spanish, and Language
Issues in the U.S.: What and
Whom to Teach”. Dept. of Germanic Studies,
University of Texas-Austin. April 2002.
"The Hispanic Phenomenon in the
United States". Iberian and Latin American Studies Yearly
Published in Departmental Journal Céfiro. April 2001.