Laura Chinchilla » Directory2017-11-27T20:16:03-05:00


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Laura Chinchilla

Assistant Professor of Spanish Spanish
Work Office: Crounse Hall – 327 Work Phone: 859.238.6328
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Biographical Info

Laura Chinchilla joined Centre in 2015 as assistant professor of Spanish.

Her research and teaching interests include detective and crime fiction and film in Spanish America and Brazil; film and media studies, global genres; culture and neoliberalism; and narconarratives.

Chinchilla received a B.A. in French and Francophone studies from Louisiana State University, an M.A. and a Ph.D. in comparative and world literature from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.


File updated 9/2/15

Categories: Faculty, Latin American Studies, Spanish