Carlos A. Jáuregui is Associate Professor of Latin American Literature at the University of Notre Dame. Jáuregui specializes in Colonial and Transatlantic studies; cultural studies; 19th-century Latin American literature; postcolonial theory; 19th-and-20th-century essay; and cultural history (Spanish America and Brazil).
He is currently working on a book-length study titled “Going Native and Becoming-Other: Colonial Renegades in Yucatán” for which he was awarded a year-long fellowship by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Bavarian Program for Foreign Visiting Scholars Fellowship at the University of Augsburg.
Colonial and transatlantic studies; cultural studies; 19th-century Latin American literature; postcolonial theory; 19th- and 20th-century essays; cultural history (Spanish America and Brazil); human rights
“Going Native and Becoming-Other in Latin American Literature and Film,” supported by National Endowment for the Humanities fellowship.
- Elected member of the Executive Committee of the forum LLC Colonial Latin American of the Modern Language Association of America (2019-2024)
Doctoral Affiliate Wins Two Prestigious Awards on Gender and Sexuality Studies
Feb 6, 2019
Kellogg Doctoral Student Affiliate Paola Uparella won two prestigious awards for an essay she wrote on gender and sexuality studies: the 2018 Victoria Urbano Graduate Student Essay Award by the Association of Gender and Sexuality Studies (AEGS) and the 16th Feministas Unidas Essay Prize by the MLA-allied organization Feministas Unidas, Inc.
Faculty Fellow Elected to Executive Committee within the MLA
Jan 18, 2019
Faculty Fellow Carlos A. Jáuregui (romance languages and literatures) has been elected to a five-year term on the Executive Committee of the forum LLC Colonial Latin American of the Modern Language Association of America.