Adonis DÍAZ FERNÁNDEZ

Instructor I - Spanish (Modern Languages)

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Office

DMLL Room, Centre for Language Learning (CLL)
Faculty of Humanities and Education
The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine

Phone: (868) 662-2002, Ext. 84047
E-mail: Adonis.Fernandez@sta.uwi.edu


Education

• PhD Candidate in Spanish, UWI
• MA in Spanish Languages and Literature, UWI
• BEd in Artistic Education (Musicology), Instituto Superior Pedagógico Enrique José Varona (Cuba)

Research Interests

• Teaching Methodology for Foreign Language

Critical Theory of the Pedagogy

Online Teaching

Afro-Cuban Culture and Literature

Oral Tradition, Yoruba and Orishas Patakies.

Use of  Proverbs in the Foreign Language Class 

Cultural Understanding in the Teaching of Foreign Languages

Critical Theory for the Comprehension of Culture and Literary Analysis

Qualitative Research


Current Courses

Taught Courses

Recent Publications

• Díaz Fernández, A. Yoruba proverbs as cultural metaphor for understanding management in the Caribbean. The International Journal of Cross-Cultural Management, 12 (2012): 329-338.