Conference Work

Panels and Seminars Organized

1. “Las artes plásticas en el aula: aplicaciones didácticas para el desarrollo lingüístico y cultural.” 2017 American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP) Conference, Chicago, IL. July 6-9, 2017. (Session Organizer and Chair)

2. “Prensa y novelas en el siglo XIX.” XXXV International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association (LASA) Conference, Perú, Lima. April 29-May 1, 2017. (Panel Co-organizer and Chair)

3. “Accesorios y objetos de moda: vistiendo al sujeto ibérico y latinoamericano en la producción escrita y visual hispánica,” Representations of Fashion and Clothing in Hispanic Literatures. Lehman College, NY. April 7-8, 2017. (Panel Organizer)


Conference Papers:

1. “El bolso profesional Kate Spade New York y el empoderamiento femenino en el contexto laboral moderno,” Mujeres en el poder. Vestir el poder en femenino International Congress. Museo del Traje, Madrid, Spain. April 12-14, 2021.

2. “Accessorizing the Body Politic: Fashion, Gender, and National Identity in Nineteenth-Century Spain.” 2nd Fashion, Costume, and Visual Cultures International Conference. Roubaix, France. July 9-11, 2019.

3. “La flâneuse en las novelas contemporáneas de Pérez Galdós: género, espacio público y vida urbana en el Madrid moderno.” Rethinking Galdós Studies, I Symposium of the Asociación Internacional de Galdosistas (AIG), Bowdoin College, ME. September 14-15, 2018.

4. “Style and satire: extravagant female fashions in nineteenth-century Argentina.” Measure and Excess, Supernumerary Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies (INCS) Conference, Rome, Italy. June 13-15, 2018.

5. “La mantilla entre tradición y modernidad: moda, género y cultura material en la España del siglo XIX.” 27th Annual Conference of the International Association of Feminine Hispanic Literature and Culture (AILCFH), Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. November 9-11, 2017.

6. “Intermedialidad, écfrasis y pintura: el desarrollo de la expresión escrita desde las artes plásticas.” 2017 AATSP Conference, Chicago, IL. July 6-9, 2017.

7. “Um chapéu fabricado em Paris: moda y modernidad en el periodismo de Machado de Assis.” XXXV LASA International Congress, Lima, Perú. April 29-May 1, 2017.

8. “Accesorios hacia la modernidad: la república transatlántica de la moda en la prensa iberoamericana del siglo XIX,” Representations of Fashion and Clothing in Hispanic Literatures. Lehman College, NY. April 7-8, 2017.

9. “Objects of Desire: Mapping Fashion Accessories and Femininity in Nineteenth-century Latin American Journalism,” The Fabrics of Cultures, Fashion and Technology. 48th Annual Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) Annual Convention, Baltimore, MD. March 23-26, 2017.

10. “Matricidio y transexualidad narrativa en La careta de Elena Quiroga.” 26th Annual Conference of the AILCFH, University of Houston, TX. November 10-12, 2016.

11. “Moda femenina y política en la España decimonónica: el ascenso y caída de peinetones y mantillas.” 69th Annual Conference of the KFLC: The Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, Lexington, KY. April 14-16, 2016.

12. “El encuentro entre mujer y naturaleza: la metáfora arbórea como representación de la identidad femenina.” 25th Annual Conference of the AILCFH, Marquette University, Milwaukee. October 8-10, 2015.

13. “Una lectura transatlántica: los viajes literarios del aborigen canario,” Relocating Identities, Theories, and Languages. 20th Annual Graduate Student Conference, The Graduate Center CUNY, NY. April 24-25, 2015.

14. “El arte del contrapunto musical en la literatura hispánica: barroco y neobarroco transatlántico,” Bridging the Gap. Georgetown University Graduate Portuguese and Hispanic Symposium (GRAPHSY), Washington, D.C. April 10-11, 2015.


Posters

1. “Mapping Women’s Fashion Objects in Nineteenth-Century Spain.” 49th NeMLA Annual Convention, Pittsburg, PA. To be presented in April 2018.


Invited Talks 

1. “One semester research abroad: Discovering Fashion in Madrid.” Sigma Delta Pi Graduate Research Grant Symposium, 71st Annual Conference of the KFLC: The Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Conference. To be delivered in Lexington, KY, April 2018.

2. Graduate Research Project Award Recipients Symposium, Annual Student Research Day, Georgetown University. October 10, 2017.

3. Fulbright Scholars Orientation Day, Spanish Fulbright Commission, Madrid. June 29, 2013.