Patrick Ridge

Patrick Ridge

Assistant Professor of Spanish

Office

311 Major Williams 
220 Stanger Street 
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Phone

540-231-5622

Email

ptridge@vt.edu

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Expertise

  • Soccer in Latin America
  • Brazilian and Argentine Film
  • Mexican and Brazilian Chronicle
  • Masculinity in Latin America
  • Border Film  

Education

  • Ph.D. Arizona State University 
  • MA University of Louisville 

Selected Publications

Articles

“Mexico ‘on Top:’ Queering Masculinity in Contemporary Soccer Chronicles.” Perspectives on the U.S.-Mexico Soccer Rivalry: Passion and Politics in Red, White, Blue, and Green. Ed. Jeffrey Kassing and Lindsey Meân. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. 123-44.

“La aestheticization de la violencia en el cine español contemporáneo.” Hispanic Journal 38.1 (2017): 169-86.

“¿La fiesta de todos o pocos?: representaciones fílmicas del Mundial ’78 en la Argentina.” Studies in Latin American Popular Culture 34 (2016): 109-27.

“Um bando de louco: Corinthians and Masculinity in Boleiros and Linha de passe.” Romance Notes 54.3 (2014): 419-25.