PUBLICATIONS

 

REFEREED PUBLICATIONS - BOOKS

Cruz, Ailén. From the Griffin to the Axolotl: The Resurgence of the Medieval Bestiary in Contemporary Hispanic Literature. Proposal accepted by McGill Queen’s University Press.

Eds. Beck, Lauren & Cruz, Ailén. The Return to Medievalism in the 21st Century. Proposal accepted by University of Toronto Press.

 

REFEREED PUBLICATION - JOURNAL ARTICLES

Cruz, Ailén. “Humans in Bestiaries: The case of 200 años de monstruos y maravillas argentinas”, Hispanic Review, Volume 88, Number 3, 2020, pp. 341-357.

Cruz, Ailén. “Lo unheimlich en La carne de René de Virgilio Piñera”. Romance Notes, Volume 58, Number 1, 2018, pp. 113-123.

Cruz, Ailén. “La redefinición de géneros musicales y la conciencia social en la poética de Calle 13.” Revista Ístmica, vol. 21, 25 June 2018, pp. 51–70.

Cruz, Ailén. “(Di)Simulation of the Bestiary Genre in Animalia exstinta by Esteban Seimandi, Hugo Horita, and Juan Cruz Bazterrica”, Revista Canadiense de Estudios Hispánicos. In press.

Cruz, Ailén. “Uncanny Magical Realism: Freud’s Uncanny in Julio Cortázar’s ‘Casa tomada’”, Romance Notes. In press.

Cruz, Ailén. “Nicolás Guillén’s El gran zoo and his Biopolitical Legacy in Three Contemporary Bestiaries”, Hispania. Submitted April 2021.

 

SELECTED CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Cruz, Ailén. “Retroactive Inclusion: Indigenous Latin American Beasts in the European Medieval Bestiary.” Latin American Studies Association (LASA). Virtual Congress May 26–29, 2021.

Cruz, Ailén. “Ruminating Beasts: The Voice of the Animal in Contemporary Hispanic Literature.” Modern Languages Association (MLA) International Symposium. July 23-25, 2019, Lisbon, Portugal.

Cruz, Ailén. “New Tales for Old Frameworks: The Bestiary in Latin America.” Asociación canadiense de hispanistas (ACH) June 5-7, 2019, Vancouver, Canada.

Cruz, Ailén. “Renegade Beasts: Societal Subversion in Contemporary Bestiaries.” Latin American Studies Association (LASA) May 24–27, 2019 in Boston, United States.

Cruz, Ailén. “200 años de monstruos y maravillas argentinas: Laying Bare an Argentine Dystopia.” Congreso Internacional Perspectivas Multidisciplinarias sobre Argentina Contemporánea March 22-24, 2018, Ottawa, Canada.

Cruz, Ailén. “Humor y sátira en la poética y política de Calle 13,” Northeast Modern Languages Association (NEMLA) March 23-26, 2017, Baltimore, U.S.A.

 

NON-ACADEMIC ARTICLES AND CREATIVE NON-FICTION

Cruz, Ailén. “El camino no confeccionado”. Revista ZUR. Accepted May 18th, 2021

Cruz, Ailén. “Duelo extranjero”. Diálogos, October 2020.

Cruz, Ailén. “Doctora no, 学生”. Diálogos, September 2020.

Cruz, Ailén. “Difícil de traducir”. Cuéntame Intercultural Magazine, March 2020.

Cruz, Ailén. “La comunidad en tiempos de alquileres a corto plazo”. Correo Canadiense, February 2020.

Cruz, Ailén. Sin pretensiones. Manuscript in Preparation.