CONTRIBUTOR:

Jill Lane

AFFILIATION:

TITLE:

Associate Professor

DEPARTMENT:

Latin American and Caribbean Studies/Spanish & Portuguese

INSTITUTION:

New York University

BIOGRAPHY:

Jill Lane is associate professor in Latin American and Caribbean Studies and in Spanish & Portuguese at New York University. She is director of NYU's Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies. She teaches courses on Latin American performance and theatre and is author of Blackface Cuba, 1840-1895 (UPenn UP, 2005).