© Lea Espinoza Garrido

Lea Espinoza Garrido, M.A.
Professur für American Studies (Prof. Sarkowsky)

Johannisstraße 12-20, Room 325
48143 Münster

Room: 325
Phone: +49 (0) 251 - 83 - 2 45 08

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Consultation hours: Tuesdays 10-11 a.m. (Please sign up beforehand. There is a list on my office door.)

  • CV

    Positions:
    Since 10/2017: Lecturer, Chair of American Studies, English Department, WWU Münster.
    10/2016 – 09/2017: Student Assistant, Chair of American Studies, English Department, WWU Münster.
    03/2017 – 07/2017: Teacher for English and German, Städtisches Gymnasium Ahlen.
    08/2015 – 06/2016: Language Fellow at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY.
    04/2015 – 09/2015: Student Assistant, Chair of American Studies, English Department, WWU Münster.
    10/2013 – 07/2015: Tutor “Introduction to Literary and Cultural Studies”, English Department, WWU Münster.
    04/2014 – 01/2015: Student Assistant, Chair of British Studies, English Department, WWU Münster.

    Education:
    Since 10/2017: PhD candidate, Graduate School Practices of Literature, WWU Münster.

  • Talks

    Espinoza Garrido, Lea (2018): "Beyond the War on Terror: Marvel’s Postpost-9/11 Television". Jubiläumstagung der Graduate School “Practices of Literature”, WWU Münster, Münster, Deutschland, 19/06/2018.

    Espinoza Garrido, Lea (2018): "Feminist Challenges to Post-9/11 Nationalism in Dan Trachtenberg’s 10 Cloverfield Lane". Annual National Meeting Popular Culture Association / American Studies Association (PCA/ACA), Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, 31/03/2018.

    Espinoza Garrido, Lea (2017): "Spatial Negotiations of Race, Gender, and Disability in Contemporary U.S. Television". Postgraduate Forum of the German Association of American Studies, Humboldt-University Berlin, 11/11/2017.

    Espinoza Garrido, Lea (2017): "Black Spaces in the War on Terror – Marvel’s Luke Cage as Post-Post-9/11 Television". Conference: Reading American TV Series., Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken., 06/10/2017.

    Espinoza Garrido, Lea (2017): "9/11 Hauntings – The Archival Potential of the Undead City in Colson Whitehead’s Zone One". Fantastic Now: Research in the Fantastic in the 21st Century., WWU Münster, 23/09/2017.

    Espinoza Garrido, Lea (2017): "Marvel’s New (Anti-)Heroes – Challenging the White Male Able-Bodied Superhero Norm". Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation, Würzburg, 16/09/2017.

  • Teaching

    Sprachpraktische Übungen: Academic Skills I: Gruppe I [094605]

    Übung: Communicating Texts and Theories: "From Slavery to Black Lives Matter" Gruppe IV [094641]

    Seminar: Gender in Horror Movies [094632]

    Sitzung: Promovierendenversammlung

    Grundkurs: Introduction to Literary and Cultural Studies II: Gruppe VII [092655]

    Grundkurs: Introduction to Literary and Cultural Studies II: Gruppe VIII [092656]

    Übung: Communicating Texts and Theories: Gruppe I [092678]

    Sprachpraktische Übungen: Academic Skills I: Gruppe VI [090650]

    Sprachpraktische Übungen: Academic Skills I: Gruppe IV [090648]

    Seminar: Race and Gender in Contemporary American Film and Fiction [090663]

  • Publication

    • Espinoza Garrido, Lea. . ‘Luke Cage as Postpost-9/11 TV: Spatial Negotiations of Race in Contemporary U.S. Television.’ COPAS 19, No. 1.