Associate Professor of the Department of Communication, Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City, where he also headed the MA Communication (2011-2017). He has published and lectured on film production, critical art, aesthetics and politics, Latin American film and theater and arts-based research. He is the author of Hacer tiempo: estrategias críticas del arte en lo político (Playing for time: critique, art and politics, Universidad Iberoamericana-Ciudad de México, 2020). He currently works on a research project on the uses of landscape in representations of violence, forced disappearance and migration in Latin American film and theater. He has also worked in documentary films, theatre, as a curator and cultural management projects. He holds a PhD in History of Art from the National Autonomous University of Mexico and an MPhil (Artistic Research) in Art, Territory and Media Culture from the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Barcelona. He has been a visiting lecturer at the University of Gothenburg, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Netherlands Film Academy, UNAM and Universidad Veracruzana. He has worked extensively in artistic and cultural projects, namely in documentary film, theatre and curatorship. He is accredited by the National Researchers System in Mexico (Level 1 Researcher) and was Regional Vice Chair of CIBA, the Latin American regional association of the International Association of Film and TV Schools (2014-2018). He is part of the International Research Network on Live and Performing Arts, ARTEA.
Latin American and Brazilian literature and film
Latin American Literature and Film
Latin American Avant-Garde Poetry and Novel
Latin American and Caribbean literature, film, and culture
Latin American literature, film, and cultural studies.
Latin American Literature and Film, Jewish Literature, Travel Literature, Autobiography
Latin American Literature, Mexican Literature, Mexican Film, Sociology of Culture
20th/21st century Latin American literature, Chicano/ US Latino literature and culture, Hemispheric American, Film Studies, Theater/ Performance Art, Spanish for Heritage Speakers
Latin American Studies, Jewish Studies, Contemporary Film and Visual Arts, Feminist and Gender Studies
Andean culture, Latin American Cinema, Decolonization, Postcolonialism, Indigenous cultures, Peru, Bolivia, Film, Digital Art