Ana Yáñez Rodríguez is a Lecturer in Spanish. She teaches primarily at intermediate through advanced levels, and leads 21G.713 Spanish Through Film. Prior to joining MIT in 2012, Yáñez Rodríguez taught at Harvard University and other institutions in the US.

She is a co-editor of Shining Signs of the Day. Spaces and Senses in Transatlantic Culture (University of Alcalá Press, 2019) and Wall to Wall: Law as Culture in Latin America and Spain (Vernon Press, 2021).

Yáñez Rodríguez’s pedagogical interests include film in language education, heritage language pedagogy, technology in the language classroom, and transatlantic studies.

M.A. Boston University
M.A. University of Cincinnati
B.A. Universidad de Salamanca, Spain