Morgan Keith Stewart, PhD

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  • Spanish Instructor
  • Hispanic Studies
1106 Patterson Office Tower


  • Ph.D. in Hispanic Studies, University of Kentucky, 2022
  • M.A. in Hispanic Studies, University of Kentucky, 2020
  • M.A. in Spanish (with an emphasis in Hispanic Literatures), Brigham Young University, 2017
  • B.A. in Spanish Translation (with a second major in French), Brigham Young University, 2015

Research Interests

  • 19th - 21st Century Spanish and Latin America Literature
  • Fantastic Fiction
  • Science and Speculative Fiction
  • Short Fiction
  • Women's Studies
  • Religion Studies
  • Trans-Atlantic Studies
  • Translation


The Fantastic Debate: Religion, Ideology, and National Identity in the Short Fiction of Nineteenth-Century Spain

Conference Talks

“Intellectual Hypocrisy and Social Hierarchies in José Fernández Bremón’s ‘Un crimen científico’.” International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts: Orlando, FL, 19-21 March 2021.

Selected Publications: 
  • "Deconstructing the Rose Metaphor and Cultivating Trees of Rebellion in Sandra Cisneros's The House on Mango Street." Latin American Literary Review, vol. 47, no. 93, 2019, pp. 37-48.
  • M.A. Thesis: Stewart, Morgan Keith, "Bodies of Light: Affect and the Filmic Gaze in Horacio Quiroga's Cinema Stories" (2017). All Theses and Dissertations. 6377.