B.A. Brigham Young University 1976
M.A. Brigham Young University 1978
A.M. Harvard University 1979
Ph.D. Harvard University 1983
Professor of Spanish 1998, 1989
Professor Larsen teaches classes and publishes extensively on a variety of areas of Spanish literature, typically from a comparative perspective, and running from the Middle Ages, through the Early Modern period, and into the mid-twentieth century. He has authored three books (1992, 1997, 1999), on Gabriel Mir, Galds, and Cervantes, along with more than sixty articles, published in the US and abroad.