Dr. Dolores Resano

Dolores Resano is an IRC Postdoctoral Fellow at the Clinton Institute for American Studies, where she is completing a monograph on American literary fiction in the era of Trump. Her interdisciplinary research focuses on contemporary American literature and culture, with a particular interest in politics and its multiple effects on the cultural sphere. She holds an MA and a PhD in Construction and Representation of Cultural Identities from the Universitat de Barcelona, with a dissertation entitled Of Heroes and Victims: Jess Walter’s The Zero and the Satirical Post-9/11 Novel, that also dealt with the interrelation between fiction, politics, and public discourse. She serves on the editorial board of the journals 452ºF. Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature, and Lectora. Journal of Women and Textuality.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Article: “Under the Radar: Jess Walter’s The Zero and the State of Irony and Satire after 9/11.” Atlantis. Journal of the Spanish Association of Anglo-American Studies, 39.1 (2017).

Article: “9/11 Fiction and the Death of Irony.” Alluvium Journal. 21st century writing / 21st century approaches, 4.4 (2015).

Article: “Under the Radar: Jess Walter’s The Zero and the State of Irony and Satire after 9/11.” Atlantis. Journal of the Spanish Association of Anglo-American Studies, 39.1 (2017).

Article: “9/11 Fiction and the Death of Irony.” Alluvium Journal. 21st century writing / 21st century approaches, 4.4 (2015).

Book review: “Buenos Aires y las provincias. Relatos para desarmar.” 452ºF Revista de Teoría de la Literatura y Literatura Comparada, 18, pp. 210-214 (2018).

Book review: “Queering Acts of Mourning in the Aftermath of Argentina’s Dictatorship: The Performances of Blood.” 452ºF. Revista de Teoría de la Literatura y Literatura Comparada, 14, pp. 231-234 (2016).

Book review: “Rewriting Terror: The 9/11 Terrorists in American Fiction.” Atlantis. Journal of the Spanish Association of Anglo-American Studies, 36.2, pp. 249-253 (2014).

Book review: “Frames of War: When is Life Grievable?” Lectora. Revista de dones i textualitat, 17, pp. 254-256 (2011).

Edited volume: Papeles del crimen. Mujeres y violencia en la ficción criminal. Eds. María Xesús Lama, Elena Losada, Dolores Resano. Universitat de Barcelona, Colección CRIC (2019)

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