Chloe M. Hill
Teaching Assistant Professor of Portuguese
Ph.D. – Brown University, 2020
M.A. – Brown University, 2018
B.A. – Smith College, 2012
Chloe Hill’s research examines the relationship between globalization and literary production through the Brazilian novel of the twenty-first century. She is particularly interested in how narrative informs global configurations of power, knowledge, and migratory experiences.
Hill is also a translator of Brazilian literature. Her 2017 translation of Myriam Fraga’s Purificações ou O sinal de talião won the Cliff Becker Prize for Poetry in Translation. She is currently working on a translation of Antônio Xerxenesky’s F (2014), a novel about a Brazilian hitwoman and Orson Welles.
- “The Local-Global Novel.” Revista Diadorim, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), vol. 21, 2019, pp. 72-98.
- Translation of Purifications or the Sign of Retaliation by Myriam Fraga, White Pine Press, 2017.
Awards & Honors
- Cliff Becker Prize for Poetry in Translation, 2017
- Fulbright Research Fellowship, 2014