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- Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University
- M.A. University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez
- B.A. University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez
- Children's literature
- Girlhood studies
- Latinx studies
- Children's culture(s)
- Popular Culture
- English Language Education
Articles in Journals
Leaving Home: Stories about Immigration, Migration, and the Diaspora. Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures, 11.2 : 297-311. (Winter 2020)
Tweens. In H. Montgomery (Ed.), Oxford Bibliographies in Childhood Studies. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017.
Appearing Otherwise: Changing Alice into the Woman of Wonderland. The Looking Glass: New Perspectives on Children’s Literature 18 (1), 2015.
Chapters in Edited Collections
“I—I’m a little girl”: The New Adult in Film Adaptations of Alice in Wonderland. In S. Helff and N. Butt (Eds.), Tantalizing Alice: A Classic and its Adaptations (pp. 101- 114). Germany: Trier Publisher, 2016.
Children’s Book Reviews for Latinxs in Kid Lit
Review of book Rotten! Vultures, Beetles, and Slime: Nature’s Decomposers, written by Anita Sanchez, illus. by Gilbert Ford. Latinxs in Kid Lit. (2020)
Review of the Sarai Book Series (Books 2, 3, & 4), written by Sarai Gonzales and Monica Brown, illustrated by Christine Almeda. Latinxs in Kid Lit. (2020)
Review of book My Papi Has a Motorcycle, written by Isabel Quintero, illustrated by Zeke Peña. Latinxs in Kid Lit. (2019)