Russian literature, Russian language, Ukrainian Literature, Ukrainian Language, Eastern European History, Literary History, Poetry
Global composition studies, feminist theory, ecocriticism, race and rhetoric, and early modern literary history.
US Latin@ Literature; American and Latin American Studies; Critical, Cultural and Queer Theory; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Intellectual, Cultural and Literary History.
U.S. Multiethnic Literatures; Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; African American Studies; American Literary History; Genre Studies
I teach courses on modern and contemporary Spanish literary history, cinema and culture and welcome inquiries from colleagues interested in film theory, narrative fiction, material culture, trash, comics and visual studies in Spain and Latin America.
South African literature, South African cultural and literary history, postcolonial theory, cultural studies, literary theory, African literature, African cultural studies, memory studies, urban studies, visual culture, translation studies, photography, gender studies.
XIX Century Literature. Women Writers. Literary History in English and in Spanish. Mexican Studies. Social and cultural identities. Gender and femenine narrative. Research Projects: Historia documental de las mujeres en México: narradoras, en todas las guerras.
Valores socioiculturales de México: narrativa minera.
18th-19th C cultures, literatures; comparative studies; gender, sexuality; material culture; cultural history; Spain; Spain-Cuba and Spain-North Africa 18th-19th centuries; convict transport history; labor history and history of women’s work; fashion and costume history; Madrid; Iberian studies; Enlightenment; book history; translation; media studies; popular culture; popular theatre; prose fiction; European literary history; history of ideas.
I work in modernist and American studies and recently have begun incorporating DH in my teaching and scholarship. I have written a book, AMERICAN MODERNISM AND DEPRESSION DOCUMENTARY, and have published articles and reviews in AMERICAN LITERATURE, CRITIQUE, AMERICAN LITERARY HISTORY, ARIZONA QUARTERLY, and others.
Twentieth Century French Literature; Twenty-First Century French Literature; Poetry and Poetics; Literary History and Theory; Experimental Approaches to Literature; Literature, Sociology and Politics; Forms of Deviance in Contemporary Literature; Aesthetics of the List; Forms of Erudition in Contemporary Literature.