Department of Modern Languages and Comparative Literature
Phone: (646) 312-4221
Fax: (646) 312-4240
Location: VC 6-265
Professor Jurkevich (Ph.D. NYU) has published widely on the Spanish Generation of 1898, as well as on late 19th and early 20th-century European history of ideas and comparative culture, with special interest in psychoanalytical and art historical approaches to literature. In addition to her numerous articles, book reviews, and conference papers, she is the author of two books: The Elusive Self: Archetypal Approaches to the Novels of Miguel de Unamuno (University of Missouri) and In Pursuit of the Natural Sign. Azorín and the Poetics of Ekphrasis (Bucknell University). Professor Jurkevich is also active in the PSC-CUNY Faculty Union, and has been the Baruch College Grievance Officer since 1999. She is also a member of the Baruch College Faculty Senate and has served on the Faculty Senate Executive Committee since 2004.