Natalia Camacho

Natalia Camacho
  • Ph.D. Candidate
  • Contemporary Latin America
  • College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Spanish & Portuguese

Contact Info

Wescoe Hall 2611
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

Awards & Honors

2020      George Woodyard Fellowship, Spanish & Portuguese Department, University of Kansas.

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