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Cristina Alsina Rísquez

Universitat de Barcelona
Estudis Nord-americans, Dept. de Llengües i Literatures Modernes i d'Estudis Anglesos


Lectora: revista de dones i textualitat


Cristina ALSINA RÍSQUEZ is a senior lecturer in American literature at the Universitat de Barcelona (Serra Hunter Fellow) and a researcher in ADHUC—Research Center for Theory, Gender and Sexuality. Her main area of research is 20th century US literature with a special interest in Vietnam War literature and Willa Cather. She is a researcher of the Project, funded by the Spanish government, “Troubling Houses: Dwelllings, Materiality, and the Self in American Literature" (FFI2017-82682-P). She presently co-directs the journal Lectora: Revista de Dones i Textualitat and is board member of AEDEAN (Asociación Española de Estudios Anglo-Norteamericanos) and EAAs (European Association for American Studies).

Research Areas

Twentieth-Century and Contemporary US literature; Vietnam War Literature; Willa Cather; Domestic Studies

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ADHUC—Centre de Recerca Teoria, Gènere, Sexualitat: investigadora / researcher ( 16/06/2016 -)

Càtedra UNESCO Dones, desenvolupament i cultures: investigadora / researcher ( -)

Centre Dona i Literatura, Universitat de Barcelona: investigadora / researcher ( - 15/06/2016)

Lectora: revista de dones i textualitat: codirectora / co-director (2011 -)