M. Fernanda Díaz-Basteris

m.fernanda diaz-basteris

Position Title
Graduate Student in Spanish, Associate in Spanish

124 Sproul Hall
Bio

EDUCATION AND DEGREE(S)

  • Licenciada en Literatura Latinoamericana, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán
  • Masters in Arts, University of Cincinnati, Ohio
     

RESEARCH INTEREST(S)

  • Caribbean literature
  • Identity and Culture
  • Latina American Cultural Studies
  • Cuba, Puerto Rico, República Dominicana
     

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Spanish I, II and III at the University of Cincinnati
     

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • “La violencia como deje central en dos cuentos de Oscar Collazos”. La Colmena, Journal of the State Autonomous University of Mexico. Vol.78 April- June 2013..
  • “¿Afiliación o independencia? Felices días tíos Sergio, una batalla literaria contra el olvido” Ciencia Ergo Sum, University of the State of Mexico. Vol.20 June 2013
  • “Narrative journey in La Guagua Aerea: theoretical proposal against American assimilation”, September 2009, Vol 31, No. 2, Temas Antropológicos, University of Yucatán.
  • “Symbolic approach to ‘consolament’ of Jorge Esquinca”. Memories of the 50 years of the Spanish Arts Faculty, Universidad Veracruzana. October, 2007.
  •  Historical guide and comic book “The Mayans and Their Education”. UNICEF, 2009.
     

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Bejel-Gibbs Graduate Student Award (2013-2014)
  • Taft Department Enhancement Fund award (2013)
  • Graduate Enhancement Award for Research (2012)
  • Graduate Scholarship of the Graduate School of the University of Cincinnati (2011-2013)
  • University of Yucatan scholarship for undergraduate studies, graduation with honors (2006-2010)