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Dissertation in progress: "The Archival City: Cultural Responses to Urban Violence in Postwar Guatemala." Central America; Creative Pedagogy; Cultural Studies; Ethnographic Approaches; Gender and Sexualities; Spaces of Memory; Neoliberalism and/as Culture; Postwar Guatemala; Public Intellectuals; Social Justice; Urban Violence

Education

Ph.D., Hispanic Cultural Studies, Michigan State University (2014-pres.) M.A., Spanish Language, Literature, and Culture, Syracuse University (2014) B.A., Spanish Language and Literature, Cultural Anthropology, State University of New York at Potsdam (2012)

Work Shared in CORE

Upcoming Talks and Conferences

“La ciudad es un archivo: registros de la memoria en los imaginarios urbanos guatemaltecos de posguerra.” 6º Congreso Centroamericano de Estudios Culturales, Debates culturales: memoria e interculturalidad. Universidad Centroamericana. Managua, Nicaragua. July 11-13, 2017. “iNarratives in Neoliberal Guatemala: Finding the Self and Mapping the City.” Invited Talk. Department of Hispanic Studies. University of Puget Sound. Tacoma, Washington. March 30, 2017.

Memberships

American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP); Asociación Internacional de Literatura y Cultura Femenina Hispánica (AILCFH); Asociación para el Avance de las Ciencias Sociales en Guatemala (AVANCSO); Guatemala Scholars Network (GSN); Latin American Studies Association (LASA); Modern Language Association (MLA)

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