The past is a step into the future...


Lausanne, Switzerland, July 2018

UNIL | Université de Lausanne

With Dr. Suzanne Aalberse (University of Amsterdam)                                                                                                                                                   

Queens, New York, April 2018

Queens College/City University 

9th International Workshop on Spanish Sociolinguistics

Talk: "Loanwords in the language of men’s and women’s fashion and beauty" 

With my co-author, Dr. Regina Morin (The College of New Jersey).                                                                                                                                                   

Austin, Texas, September 2016 

The University of Texas at Austin

45th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Association of the Southwest

Left to right: Dr. María Irene Moyna (Texas A&M University), me, Alessandra Camille Ribota (Texas A&M University PhD Student, focus, second language acquisition), Dr. David Harrison (Swarthmore College)and Kelsey Harper (Texas A&M Phd Candidate, focus,  Peruvians in the USA)                                                                                                                                                                       

Provo, Utah, April 2017

Brigham Young University 

26th Conference on Spanish in the United States & 11th Conference on Spanish in Contact with Other Languages

Talk: "Hey, Baby, ¿Qué pasó?: Performing bilingual identities in Texas music" 

Left to right: My two co-authors, Dr. María Irene Moyna (Texas A&M University), Dr. Verónica Loureiro-Rodríguez (University of Manitoba); and  Kelsey Harper (Texas A&M University Phd Candidate, focus,  Peruvians in the USA), and me.                                                                                                                                                                       

Lake Havasu City, Arizona,  September 2015 

ASU Colleges at Lake Havasu City

44th Annual Conference of the Linguistic Association of the Southwest 

Talk: "Los préstamos léxicos en español: Una comparación del lenguaje de la tecnología y de la moda"

Description: With my co-author, Dr. Regina Morin (The College of New Jersey)                                                                                                                                                           

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Valencia, Spain, July 2018

University of Valencia

11thInternational Conference on Im/Politeness

Talk: "Translating forms of address in Don Quixote: Power and solidarity across gender relations" 

Capture: I am the one in the middle, with the blue shirt