Natalia Camacho

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences - Spanish & Portuguese
Ph.D. Candidate
Contemporary Latin America
Primary office:
Wescoe Hall 2035
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS


Natalia Camacho is a Ph.D. candidate in Latin American & Cultural Studies at the Department of Spanish & Portuguese. Natalia holds a B.A. in Modern Languages and a M.A. in Spanish. Her current research explores power representations and identities in and through music & literature, with emphasis in contemporary Latin American and transnational narratives examined through the lens of gender identities and subjectivities. She explores cultural productions &​ Identity with a particular interest in women and gender studies, 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
  • Postcolonialism

Selected Awards & Honors

2021 Robert Granberg Award for Excellence in Teaching, Spanish & Portuguese Department, University of Kansas.

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

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