Graduate Student Paola Uparella wins the 16th Annual Feministas Unidas Essay Prize

Author: Maurcia Marschke

Congratulations to our graduate student Paola Uparella whose essay "Guaman Poma y la güergüenza colonial"  has won the 16th Annual Feministas Unidas Essay Prize, which is granted by the international, MLA-allied organization, Feministas Unidas.  This research forms part of Paola's pioneering dissertation Gaze, Power and Genitality: Colonial Bodies and the Visual Engendering of Gender.  A published version of the essay will is forthcoming this summer.