About

Katie Trostel received her Ph.D. in Literature from the University of California, Santa Cruz.

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She is an Assistant Professor of English at Ursuline College.

Her research interests include 20th and 21st century Latin American literature (particularly the “post-68” period), women’s writing, memory and trauma studies, memorials and monuments, city spaces, haunting, and ruins.

She also serves as the coordinator of the Venice Ghetto Collaboration.