María Ferrández San Miguel
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Profesor Contratado Doctor
Profesor Contratado Doctor
Personal Docente e Investigador
Departamento de Filología Inglesa y Alemana
Área de Filología Inglesa
Facultad de Filosofía y Letras
Outside phone: 
976761514
Email: 
mfsm@unizar.es
Extensión: 
841514

Docencia

Taught lectures: 

Comentario de textos literarios en lengua inglesa(27806)

Trabajo fin de Grado(27841)

Literatura norteamericana II(27831)

Literatura norteamericana IV(27838)

Literatura norteamericana I(27826)

Research

Research groups: 

NARRATIVA CONTEMPORÁNEA EN LENGUA INGLESA

Additional info: 

María Ferrández San Miguel is associate professor at the Department of English and German Studies (University of Zaragoza), where she teaches US Literature and Critical Commentary of Literary Texts. She is a member of the research group “Contemporary Narrative in English” and of the research project “Contemporary North-American Fiction and the 4th Industrial Revolution: From Posthumanity to Privation and Social Change”. Her present research focuses on contemporary US fiction and ethics, with special attention to issues of trauma and the posthuman in speculative fiction. She is the author of Trauma, Gender and Ethics in the Works of E.L. Doctorow (Routledge, 2020). Her most recent essays include “Toward an Ethics of Affinity: Posthumanism and the Question of the Animal in Two SF Narratives of Catastrophe” (Critique: Studies in Contemporary Fiction, 2022), “Resilient Cyborgs: Trauma and the Posthuman in Pat Cadigan’s Synners (1991)” (Extrapolation, 2021), “Ethics in the Anthropocene: Traumatic Exhaustion and Posthuman Regeneration in N. K. Jemisin’s The Broken Earth Trilogy” (English Studies, 2020) and “Appropriated Bodies: Trauma, Biopower and the Posthuman in Octavia Butler’s ‘Bloodchild’ and James Tiptree, Jr.’s ‘The Girl Who Was Plugged In’” (Atlantis, 2018).

 

Personal webpages:

Research project website: http://typh.unizar.es/

ORCID Id: http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4402-0815