Doug Bush

Doug Bush

Assistant Professor of Hispanic Studies

Doug Bush



Office: Carmichael 305E

Phone: 864.596.9152


BA, Dalhousie University

MA, University of Western Ontario

PhD, Ohio State University


Dr. Doug P. Bush graduated from The Ohio State University in 2013 with a Ph.D. in Spanish, from the University of Western Ontario in 2006 with an M.A. in Spanish, and from Dalhousie University in 2004 with a B.A. in Spanish and a concentration in journalism. His research interests include Latinx & Latin America literature and culture with a particular focus in all things Mexico, queer Latinx literature and Latinos in U.S. media. His first book, Capturing Mariposas: Reading Cultural Schema in an Emerging Genre, is scheduled to be released by The Ohio State University Press in 2018.

He also has a pug named Sancho who controls his life.

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