Astrid Lorena Ochoa Campo

PhD Student
New Cabell Hall 426
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Education

Ph.D., Spanish, UVA (projected 2020)

M.A., Spanish, UNC Greensboro (2010)

B.Ed., Universidad del Atlántico, Barranquilla, Colombia (2005)

Research Interests

  • 20 th and 21 st Latin American Literature
  • Contemporary Latin American women writers
  • Film studies
  • Feminist Theory
  • Cultural studies
  • Pedagogy

Teaching

Advanced Intermediate Spanish, Valencia, Spain (Summer 2017)

Advanced Intermediate Spanish 2020 (Summer 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017)

Intermediate Spanish 2010 (Fall 2015, Spring 2016)

Presentations

“De niño a mujer: Antonio/Antonia en La casa verde de Mario Vargas Llosa”. LASA, Lima, Peru, April 29-May 1 2017.

"No sé si es amor: ¿Rapto matrimonial o abuso infantil? Anselmo y Antonia en La casa verde de Mario Vargas Llosa." The 66 th Annual Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference, James Madison University, October 13-15, 2016.

“Using Music Videos as Authentic Texts to Promote Oral Discussions about Culture in Spanish”. Annual Conference of the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP). Miami, FL, July 8-11, 2016.

“Francisco Núñez de Pineda y Bascuñán entre fiestas y rezos, en Cautiverio feliz”. Hispanic Studies Graduate Conference, Catholic University of America, April 23rd, 2016.

“Nuevas demandas de la integración de la tecnología en la enseñanza del español como lengua extranjera a nivel post secundario en Estados Unidos” Congreso Internacional de lectura y escritura en la sociedad global, Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia, June 2013.

“Neoliberalismo y globalización en “María llena eres de gracia”. William Wilson Brown Jr. Conference of Latin American Studies, UNC Charlotte, April 2011.

“Dos mujeres, un camino, en dos cuentos de María Luisa Bombal”. The 17 th Annual Conference on Romance Literatures, UNC, March 2011.

Grants & Awards

LASA 2017 Graduate Student Travel Grant

Durham Academy Honored Educator Scholar 2013-2014

Khan International Student Scholar (Grant), UNCG (Fall 2010)

International Student Academic Achievement Award (2008-2010)