Maria Jose Gutierrez Jimenez


Position Title
Graduate Student in Spanish, Associate Instructor of Spanish

Spanish and Portuguese

618 Sproul Hall
Education and Degree(s)
  • PhD candidate in Spanish (Latin American Literatures and Cultures) with a Designated Emphasis in Feminist Theory
  • MA Latin American and Spanish Literary and Cultural Studies, New York University
  • BA Multimedia Journalism, Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador
Honors and Awards
  • Dissertation Writing Fellowship (Spring 2021)
  • Margrit Mondavi Graduate Fellowship 2020
  • Hemispheric Institute of the Americas Summer Field Research Award 2019
  • Womxn's Resources and Research Center Graduate Summer Research Grant 2019.
  • Provost Fellow 2017-2018
  • National Humanities Center's Regional Podcasting Institute's "Podcasting the Humanities" workshop
Research Interests & Expertise
  • Migration and Border Studies, Affect Theory, Testimonio in the Andes, Archival Practices, Digital Humanities, Material Culture, Feminist Theory, Contemporary Latin America and Latinx Female Writers.
  • Advisor: Robert M. Irwin
  • Ponce de León, Alejandro and Gutiérrez, María José. “Comentario editorial. Lo afectivo como espacio de apertura y experimentación”. Brújula: Revista Interdisciplinaria sobre Estudios Latinoamericanos. Vol 14. 1-8 ( 2020) (Forthcoming).
  • “Experimentar con lo Afectivo una conversación: Entrevista a Kathleen Stewart”. Brújula: Revista Interdisciplinaria sobre Estudios Latinoamericanos. Vol.14. 1-15. 2020 (Forthcoming). Gutiérrez, Maria José. “Escuchar los retornos”. Revista Temporales. New York University, Sept 2019.