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Ana Forcinito

Ana Forcinito

612/625-1014
Spanish and Portuguese Studies 205D Folwell Hall 9 Pleasant Street SE

Department Affiliations

University Affiliations

  • Liberal Arts: Moving Image Studies Graduate Minor [Website]
  • Liberal Arts: Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change [Website]
  • Liberal Arts: Human Rights Program [Website]

Specialties

  • Nineteenth- and twentieth-century Latin American literature
  • Women’s writing
  • Memory studies
  • Feminist theory
  • Latin American Film
  • Human Rights
  • Testimonial Writing

Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: Latin American Literature and Culture, University of Pittsburgh, 1999.

Publications

  • Memorias y nomadí­as: géneros y cuerpos en los márgenes del posfeminismo. Forcinito, Ana, Cuarto Propio, Author, 2004. Image
  • Forcinito, Ana. "Voz, escritura e imagen: arte y testimonio en El infarto del alma." Hispanófila 148 59-71. Download
  • "Mirada cinematográfica y género sexual: mí­mica, erotismo y ambigíüedad en Lucrecia Martel" : Forcinito, Ana, Chasqui , 35.2 109-30, 2006. Download
  • Forcinito, Ana. "Narración, testimonio y memorias sobrevivientes: hacia la posmemoria en la dictadura uruguaya." Letras femeninas 32.2 (2006): 197-218.
  • Forcinito, Ana, Eds. Ed. Luis Martí­n Estudillo y Alberto Ampuero. "Memories and Kaleidoscopes in the Argentine Post-dictatorship: Survivors, Witnesses, Past and Present." Post Authoritarian Culture: Spain and Latin America’s Southern Cone Hispanic Issues ( 2008)
  • Forcinito, Ana. "Derechos humanos, mujeres y feminismos." Debates. Hispanic Issues on Line (Fall 2008): Link
  • Human Rights and Latin American Cultural Studies. Forcinito, Ana, Fernando Ordonez, Co-Editor, Summer 2009. Link
  • Human Rights and Latin American and Iberian Cultures. . Forcinito, Ana, With Raul Marrero Fente and Kelly McDonough., Co-Editor, Fall 2009. Link
  • Forcinito, Ana. "Desintegración y resistencia: corporalidad, género y escritura en Diamela Eltit." Anclajes (2010): 91-107. Download
  • Forcinito, Ana. Los umbrales del testimonio: Entre las narraciones de sobrevivientes y las señas de la posdictadura. Iberoamericana/Vervuert, 2012. Image
  • Forcinito, Ana. "Lo invisible y lo invivible: El Nuevo Cine Argentino de mujeres y sus huellas acústicas." Chasqui 42.1 (2013): 37-53.
  • Forcinito, Ana. "Fugas y resistencias heroicas: Entre la atrocidad y el encuadre de la trata de mujeres y niñas en Argentina." Arizona Journal of Hispanic Cultural Studies (forthcoming 2013)
  • . The Layers of Memory and the Discourse of Human Rights: Artistic and Testimonial Practices in Latin America and the Iberian Peninsula. , 2014.
  • Forcinito, Ana. "Las batallas de la memoria: violencia sexual y derechos humanos en Argentina." Letras Femeninas (forthcoming 2014)

Courses Taught

  • Film Studies in Spanish: New Latin American Cinema
  • Film Studies in Spanish: Women and Film in Latin America
  • Issues in Hispanic Cultures: Memory, Human Rights and Cultural Practices in the Southern Cone
  • Nineteenth Century Latin America: Enlightened Thought, Nation Building, Literacy, Cultural Discourse
  • Gender, Writing and Cultural Identities in Spanish American Literature
  • Debates culturales en torno a la memoria, el testimonio y los derechos humanos
  • Issues in Hispanic Cultures: Women, Human Rights, and Cultural Practices In Latin America
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