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. “Body Strata: Undergarments and Representations of the Female Body in the Mid-Nineteenth Century,” Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies Association Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, March 2022.

2. “Moda femenina y redes transatlánticas en el periodismo de Emilia Serrano de Wilson,” Redes transatlánticas: re-presentar y re-conocer, 30th International Congress of the Association of Gender and Sexuality Studies, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, November 2021.

3. “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 2021.

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

5. “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 2018.

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

7. “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 2017.

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

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

10. “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 2017.

11. “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 2017.

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

13. “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 2016.

14. “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 2015.

15. “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 2015.

16. “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 2015.


Posters

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


Invited Talks 

1. “Narrar la infancia: soledad y autobiografía en Tristura de Elena Quiroga”. XXIV Seminario Permanente. Fuentes literarias para la Historia de las Mujeres. La literatura del primer franquismo: la experiencia de las escritoras de la Generación de Medio Siglo. Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Abril 2022.

2. “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. Lexington, KY, April 2018.

3. “Authors and Translators: Collaboration or War,” Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., February 2018.

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

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