Shifra Armon     Armon

  • Associate Professor of Spanish
  • Affiliations
    • Center for Women’s Stuides and Gender Research
    • Center for Medieval and Early Modern Stuides
    • Center for Jewish Studies
  • Faculty Advisor: Sigma Delta Pi, National Hispanic Collegiate Honor Society
  • Secretary, UF Phi Beta Kappa Society


Areas of Interest/Research

  • Enlightenment Science and the Spanish Baroque
  • Theories of Gender
  • Baltasar Gracián
  • Cervantes
  • Female Novelists
  • Spanish Literary Historiography
  • Mise-en-scène as an Approach to Teaching Comedia
  • History and Theory of Money and Coinage
  • Comparative Approaches to Seventeenth-Century Studies



  • Ph.D., Hispanic Studies, The Johns Hopkins University, 1993
  • M.A., Hispanic Studies, The Johns Hopkins University, 1985
  • M.A., Comparative Literature, The University of Chicago, 1981
  • B.A., Comparative Literature, Hobart & William Smith Colleges, 1978


Contact Information

Phone: (352) 273-3751
Office: 240 DAU

Office Hours
Spring 2016 Tues 12:30-2:30 pm; Thurs. 1;30-2:30 pm and by prior appt.

Office Mailing Address
POB 117405