Elvira L Vilches

Associate Professor of Romance Studies

External address: 218 Language Center, Box 90257, Durham, NC 27708


  • Ph.D., Cornell University 1998

Vilches, EL. "Witnessing Crisis in Contemporary and Golden Age Spain." Connecting Past and Present Exploring the Influence of the Spanish Golden Age in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries. Ed. A Khan. June 1, 2015. 109-132. (Chapter) Open Access Copy

Vilches, EL. ""The Economy of the Marvelous: Columbus's Transatlantic Tokens."." Atlantic Studies New Perspectives Will Kaufman and Heidi Macpherson. Ed. W Kaufman and H Macpherson. Lanham: University Press of America, 2002. 15-16. (Chapter) Open Access Copy

Vilches, EL. "“Doing Things with Money in Early Modern Spain” (Accepted)." A Companion to the Spanish Renaissance. Brill. (Chapter)

Vilches, E. "Trade, Silver, and Print Culture in the Colonial Americas." Journal of Latin American Cultural Studies 24.3 (July 3, 2015): 315-334. Full Text Open Access Copy

Vilches, E. "El Atlántico en la historiografía indiana del siglo XVI." Revista Iberoamericana 75.228 (September 6, 2009): 639-655. Full Text

Vilches, Elvira, , and Vilches, EL. "Columbus’s Gift: Representations of Grace and Wealth and the Enterprise of the Indies." Modern Languages Notes 119.2 (2004): 201-225. Open Access Copy