Professional Bio

Degrees

  • Ph.D., Spanish, University of Connecticut, 2008
  • M.A., Spanish, University of Connecticut, 2002
  • Licenciatura en Comunicación Social, 1995

Research & Scholarship

Select Publications

Literatura liminal y movilización social en Chile: las transformaciones del campo cultural durante el régimen militar [Liminal Literature and Social Mobilization in Chile: Transformations in Cultural Production during the Military Regime]. Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, 2010.

“Hacia una lectura de lo político en La nueva novela de Juan Luis Martínez.” Comuniquiatra 2 (Sept. 2001). Universidad de Sevilla, España. http://www.comuniquiatra.org, 2011.

 

Awards & Recognition

Academic & Professional Honors

  • Graduate Fellowship, Department of Language and Culture Studies, Trinity College, 2007-2008
  • Nathan Whetten Fellowship, Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies, University of Connecticut, 2007
  • Summer Research Fellowship, Department of Modern & Classical Languages, University of Connecticut, 2007
  • Graduate Fellowship, Department of Modern Languages and Literature, Trinity College, 2006-2007
  • Graduate Fellowship,  Department of Modern Languages and Literature, Trinity College, 2005-2006
  • Summer Research Fellowship, Department of Modern & Classical Languages, University of Connecticut, 2005
  • Pre-Doctoral Fellowship, Department of Modern & Classical Languages, University of Connecticut, 2004-2005
  • Summer Research Fellowship, Department of Modern & Classical Languages, University of Connecticut,
  • Summer Research Fellowship, Department of Modern & Classical Languages, University of Connecticut, 2003
  • Premio a la Labor Periodística, Colegio Médico de Valparaíso,  [Journalist of the Year Award given by the Medical Association of Valparaíso, Chile], 1997