Department of English

"Troubling the Borders: The Mexican (and) American Gothic Sentimental and Josephina Niggli's Step Down, Elder Brother (1947)"

Mon, February 18, 2013 | PAR 203

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Free and open to the public.  Wanalee Romero gives a talk, "Troubling the Borders: The Mexican (and) American Gothic Sentimental and Josephina Niggli's Step Down, Elder Brother (1947)" Monday, 18 February 2013 from 4:30-6pm in PAR 203.

About Wanalee Romero

Wanalee Romero is a PhD Candidate at Northwestern University. She teaches and writes about the interrelatedness of representations of ethnicity, citizenship, history, and affect in nineteenth-century, turn-of-the-century, and early twentieth-century American literature. Interrogating conceptions of borders and national belonging, she concentrates on literary sentimentality, folklore, and the Gothic in early twentieth-century Mexican American women’s literature.

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