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Doctoral Students in Hispanic Literatures

Name Email Field Area(s) of concentration / Dissertation Title
Adkins, Jaimie adkinsjl Literature

Catalan novels during the Spanish transition to democracy.

Tentative Title: Reimagining the Maternal: Perspectives on Motherhood in Catalan Transition Novels.

Agauas, Hannah hagauas Literature

20-21st century Caribbean literature.

Alvis Barranco, Cenaida calvisba Literature & Comparative Literature Title: José Asunción Silva and José María Vargas Vila; Modernity, modernism and modernismo
Bayas, Ninfa nlbayas Literature Contemporary Latin American Literature.
Boyd, Beth bethboyd Literature  
Carbajal, Eric ecarbaja Literature

Peruvian and Contemporary Spanish American literature.

Title: Discourses of Violence and Power in the Postmodern Peruvian Novel.

Cole, Christina colece Literature Early Modern Spanish Literature.
Fedonkina, Valeria vfedonki Literature

Peninsular and Transatlantic literature: texts by Spanish Republican exiles in Mexico.

Tentative title: Hybridity in Transatlantic Literature: Texts by Spanish Female Intellectuals Exiled in Mexico.

Ferguson, Kane kaneferg Literature  
Figert, Stephen sfigert Literature Paradox in Early Modern Spanish Literature.
Fitzsimmons, Mark mafitzsi Literature Contemporary Latin American Literature; Political and Literary Theory.
Fritz, Robert (Moses) rkfritz Literature Early Modern Peninsular Literature.
Gardner, Nora nlgardne Literature Domestic Spaces and Female Identity Politics in 20th century Spain.
Garza-González, Cristobal crigarza Literature Narrative without nation: World History and European national construction throughout the eyes of contemporary Mexican writers.  
Tentative title: Extraterritorial Literature in Mexico.
Guidarelli, Kaitlin kaitguid Literature Gender and Race in Colonial Latin America.
Hessenthaler, Anthony ahessent Literature Colonial Latin America and Philippines.
Ibarra, Angelica aibarra Literature Early Modern Spanish Literature.
Johnson, Matthew msjohns Literature Modern Latin American Literature, Critical Theory, Aesthetic Theory.
Kanczuzewski, Paul pkanczuz Literature Title: Parody in Vicente Huidobro's Creacionismo.
Klare, Sylvia sklare Literature  
Knight, Justin justknig Literature

19th century Latin American narrative.

Le Calvez, Gaëlle glecalve Literature Modern and Contemporary Latin American Poetry.
López Pajares, Alvaro alvalope Literature  
Markle, Jackie jmmarkle Literature

20th and 21st Century Iberian and Latin American literature and film; Gender and identity politics; Trauma and Memory theory.

Martinez, Cynthia cm77 Literature  
McDyer, Elizabeth eamcdyer Literature Representations of the Virgin Mary in Contemporary Latin American literature and film.
Mitchell, Tamara mitchetl Literature

Post-national literary production in Spanish and Portuguese; Political and literary theory.

Parrilla Recuero, Antonio aparrill Literature

Modern and contemporary Spanish literature and cinema. Catalan studies.
Title: Dialectical Tensions between Ruralism and Urbanism in the Narrative and Cinema of the Early Franco-Era (1939-59).

Robinson, Ellen ellrobin Literature Afra-Hispanic women writers, Afro-Latina/o literature, black nationalism, gender and identity politics and 20th-21st cent Latin America literature and film.
Rodríguez-Pereira, Victor rodriguv Literature

Medieval Iberian literatures. 
Tentative title:
Iberian Monstrosities: Semiology of the Monster in Medieval Iberian Literature.

Santander, Jorge jorsanta Literature  
Schroff, Alysa aschroff Literature  
Shabani, Amina ashabani Literature Contemporary Afro-Latin American literature, Contemporary  Afro-Caribbean (Hispanophone and Francophone) Literature.
Tentative Title: History, Memory and Trauma in Contemporary Afro-Latin American and Afro-Caribbean Literature by Women.
Spurlock, Daryl dcspurlo Literature  
Suárez Morales, Jose jsuarezm Literature  
Weirich, Krista khweiric Literature 19th and 20th century Latin American Fiction, Visual Culture, Collective Memory.
Young, Jocelyn young46 Literature  
Zhang, Tingting zhang437 Literature  

M.A. Students in Hispanic Literatures

Name Email Field
Lang, James jtlang Literature
McClelland, Caitlin cashmccl Literature
Rydzewski, Alaina arydzews Literature
Techentin, Natalie Wittman ndwittma Literature