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Nereida Segura-Rico, Ph.D.

Clinical Lecturer of Spanish

Nereida Segura-Rico
6 President Street
(914) 637-2737 (914) 637-2737


  • Ph.D., Comparative Literature, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • MA, Spanish and Spanish-American Literature, University of Cincinnati
  • BA, English Studies, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain

Dr. Nereida Segura-Rico specializes in literature of the Americas, with a focus on testimonial writing and film in Latin America as well as on African-American, Afro-Hispanic and Caribbean cultural production. Her teaching experience includes elementary through advanced language courses in Spanish and on Spanish, Latin American, Caribbean and Latinx culture and literature. She also has worked for many years with the AP Spanish Literature and Culture Exam and is currently a member of the exam leadership.