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Teaching Assistant Professor of Spanish

paolacp@email.unc.edu |


Education

Ph.D. in Romance Languages and Literatures                                                                    2016

University of Cincinnati – Department of Romance Languages and Literatures

 M.A. in Spanish                                                                                                                      2011

University of Cincinnati – Department of Romance Languages and Literatures

B.A. in Education and language pedagogy: emphasis in Spanish and English               2005

Universidad Pedagógica Nacional- Facultad de Humanidades

Bio

Paola’s research has focused on autobiographical texts such us diaries, letters and interviews; some of them published, and some others contained in different archival sources. Her main interest is to study the nature of the creative experience displayed in the autobiographical writing; and the interaction between the narrative and the poetic in the creative process, and the literary work. She recently published the book: Corpus autobiográfico de Julio Cortázar y Alejandra Pizarnik: un acercamiento a la experiencia creadora, published by Alción Editora, in Argentina.  She is also a creative writer, author of two poetry collections: Hotel (Colombia, 2008) and Cinema (Venezuela, 2012).

She has taught course in Latin American literature, film and culture, as well as creative writing courses in Spanish.

Publications

Academic Books

    • Corpus autobiográfico de Julio Cortázar y Alejandra Pizarnik: un acercamiento a la experiencia creadora. Alción Editora, Argentina. (2018)

 Articles

    • “Roberto Juarroz y Jaime Sabines desde su reflexión autobiográfica: un doble rumbo de la palabra poética.” Taller de letras, Universidad Católica de Chile. 2020.
    • Ojos de perro azul: la muerte como mecanismo de lo poétco a partir de la repetición deleuzeana” Hipertexto No. 20. University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. 2014

Creative Work (poetry collections)

    •  Cinema. Bid & Co. Publisher house. (2012)
    • Hotel. Ulrika Press. Bogotá (2008)