Mary D. Garcia

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Mary D.
Garcia

Mary Garcia received her Ph.D in Comparative Literature from UCSB in Fall 2012. Her dissertation is titled, "Embodying Loss: Bodily Perspectives and the Reclamation of Interdependence in African American and Chicana/o Literature." Her research interests are in Chicana/o, Latina/o, and African American  literatures, comparative race theory, and transnational and hemispheric studies. She has completed fields in twentieth-century Latin American Literature, Irish Modernism, and twentieth-century American literature with a focus on ethnic literatures.

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