Seungjoo Lee

School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures - Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Ph.D. Student and Chancellor Fellow
Advisor: Verónica Garibotto
Primary office:
Wescoe Hall 2032
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS


Seungjoo Lee is currently a Ph.D student in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. She received a BA in English literature and a Master’s degree in Hispanic literature from Seoul National University. Her current research explores political aspects of first-person narrators and detective plots in contemporary Latin American literature.

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Research Interests

  • 20th an 21st Latin American Literature
  • Transatlantic and Transpacific Discourses related to Modernity
  • Post-colonialism
  • National and Ethnic Identity Studies
  • Border Studies

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