Natalia Camacho

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences - Spanish & Portuguese
Ph.D. Student
Contemporary Latin America
Advisor: Santa Arias, Margot Versteeg
Primary office:
Wescoe Hall 2035
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS


Natalia Camacho is a Ph.D. student in Latin American & Cultural Studies at the Department of Spanish & Portuguese. Natalia holds a B.A. in Modern Languages from Universidad de La Salle, and a M.A. in Spanish from the University of Arkansas. Her current research explores power representations and identities in and through music & literature, with emphasis in contemporary Latin American and transnational narratives. She explores cultural productions &​ Identity through the lens of social agency and Intersectionality​. 

Research Interests

  • 20th & 21st Century Latin American Literatures Music and Film
  • Cultural Productions Identity & Intersectionality
  • Women & Gender Studies
  • Colombian - Latin American & transnational Cultural Productions​
  • Popular culture & Agency

Selected Awards & Honors

2020 George Woodyard Fellowship, Spanish and Portuguese Department, University of Kansas

Summer 2020 Online Classes

Fall 2020 Online Classes

Fall 2020 Portuguese Classes



2020 Graduation and Honors Recognition Ceremony

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