Title: Associate Professor of Spanish
Office: Basil 122
Phone: (585) 385-8224
Education: Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
M.A., New Mexico State University
Licenciado, Universidad de Granada
Francisco Plata graduated in Spanish philology from his native Granada, Spain. He was a lecturer of Spanish in Orel, Russia, and later pursued graduate studies in New Mexico and Texas, where he received his Ph.D.
He is the author of a novel, El archivo Torremediada (The Torremediada Archive, 2016), and a book of poetry, El ángel de la Peste (The Angel of the Plague, 2002). He has also published essays, stories, and poems in a variety of national and international journals, literary magazines, newspapers, and collective works.
He has taught at St. John Fisher College since 2009.