Rebeca Moreno, from Puerto Rico, received her PhD in Spanish Language and Literatures from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2013. She has taught at the University of Maryland and American University, and currently is a visiting assistant professor at Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland.
This is her fifth summer as part of the Spanish School faculty at Middlebury College. Her areas of interest include Hispanic Caribbean Literature, Law & Literature, Afro-Latin American Studies and Colonial Latin America. She is the author of Escritura, derecho y esclavitud: Francisco José de Jaca ante el nomos colonial (2016).