Héctor A. Melo Ruiz

Héctor Melo Ruiz, ABD, from Colombia. He has an M.A in Literature from the Universidad de los Andes, Colombia (2011) and a B.A, in Literature from Universidad Pedagógica Nacional, Colombia (2009). Héctor research interests include Twentieth-century Latin American Literature and Cinema; Riots, Revolts and Violence; Critical Race and Ethnic Studies. His dissertation analyses the representations of riots occurred in Latin America over the Twentieth-century. He focuses on how these urban disorders have challenged the Lettered City. Héctor has published in A contracorriente, the Vanderbilt e-Journal of Luso-Hispanic Studies and Revista de Estudios Hispánicos.  

 

Program  

Ph

Ph.D. Candidate

Research focus: Twentieth-century Latin American Literature and Cinema; Riots, Revolts and Violence; Critical Race and Ethnic Studies.

Education

Ph.D., Spanish, University of Notre Dame (2013-2018).

M.A, Literature, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia (2011).

B.A, Literature, Universidad Pedagógica Nacional, Colombia (2009).

Publications

Articles (Peer-reviewed)

Book Reviews

AWARDS, GRANTS, AND SCHOLARSHIPS

  • 2011 Die Internationalen Sommerkurse, Sprachkurse für Deutschlernende aus aller Welt from Johannes Gutenberg Universität, Mainz, Germany. 

More information

https://nd.academia.edu/HectorMeloRuiz

Contact information

343 O'Shaughnessy Hall
574-631-6886
hmelorui@nd.edu
 
Mailing Address:
University of Notre Dame
Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
343 O'Shaughnessy Hall
Notre Dame, IN 46556