Brenda Saraí Jaramillo

A photo of Brenda Saraí Jaramillo
E-mail: bjaramil@g.ucla.edu Office: Rolfe Hall 4322

Education

  • M.A. Hispanic Languages and Literatures, UCLA (2020)
  • B.A. Comparative Literature, Brown University (2017)

Research

My academic interests include queer maternity, pregnancy, and embodiment in Latin American and Latinx literature. I’m also interested in gender and sexuality studies, translation theory and practice, narratives of migration, and comparative Latinidad.

Presentations

  • Naturaleza enloquecida: The Language of Violence in Pedro Gaspar  González’s El retorno de los Maya.Counter Discourses and Contestation Practices in Times of Crisis, UC Davis, Davis, California, October 2019.
  • “Representaciones de la maternidad sodomítica.” Coloquio concebir la palabra: maternidad y literatura, Universidad de Guanajuato, Guanajuato, Mexico, May, 2019.