Dr. Silvia Byer

Professor of Modern Languages

Dr. Silvia Byer

(816) 584-6865


  • Undergraduate Degree, English Literature, Universita di Torino – Italy
  • Graduate Degree, English Literature and Spanish Literature, Universita di Torino – Italy. Romance Languages, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Doctoral Degree, Romance Languages and Literature, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Expertise/Research Interests

  • Renaissance Studies
  • Women’s Literature
  • Latin American Studies
  • Film Studies

Professional Associations

  • SAMLA (Southern Atlantic Modern Language Association)
  • RSA (Renaissance Studies of America
  • AAIS (American Association of Italian Studies)

Park University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.