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Maria Cisterna Gold

Title: Associate Professor

Phone: 617.287.7550


Department: Latin American/Iberian Studies


PhD, New York University

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Professor Cisterna Gold received her PhD from New York University in 2005. She joined what was then the Hispanic Studies Department the same year. She teaches courses on Latin American Literatures and Cultures, Argentina, Autobiography and Exile. Her area of research is exile and travel narratives in Argentine literature, memory and autobiography, history and politics.

She is currently working on a new project that studies the social and political representation of hotels in Latin American literatures.