Katharine G. Trostel|
University of California, Santa Cruz
Katharine G. Trostel is a Ph.D. candidate in Literature at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She specializes in 20th and 21st century Latin American literature (particularly the “post-68” period), women’s writing, memory and trauma studies, memorials and monuments, city spaces, haunting, and ruins. Her dissertation, “Memoryscapes: Women chart the post-trauma city in 20th and 21st century Latin America,” examines the treatment of urban space and memories of state-sponsored violence in the works of Latin American women writers of the post-trauma or post-dictatorship generation.
Essays in Partial Answers
Memoryscapes : Urban Palimpsests and Networked Jewish Memory in the Works of Tununa Mercado and Karina Pacheco Medrano
Volume 14, Issue 2, April 2015