Graduate Teaching Associate in Spanish
Andrea Perales earned her B.A. in English from the University of the Basque Country (Spain). She also pursued her M.A. in Literature and Literary Science from the same institution. She is currently a PhD student in the Spanish section of the Modern Foreign Language and Literatures section of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Her research interests include Latino masculinities, Chicano and U.S. Latino Literatures, Mexican and Chicano popular culture and folklore, U.S.- Mexico Border Studies, 20th century Mexican Literature. Her current research explores the multiple resignifications in contemporary Mexican cultural production of the heroes of the Mexican Revolution. She has participated in a number of national and international conferences.