Mihaela Precup


Mihaela Precup is an Assistant Professor in the American Studies Program at the University of Bucharest. Her main research interests include contemporary American visual culture, with a focus on autobiographical and post-traumatic artistic productions; memory and trauma studies, with a focus on autobiography, photography and graphic narratives; gender and sexuality studies. She is currently teaching American visual culture, popular culture, and film studies in the American Studies Program, as well as 19th and 20th century American literature seminars in the English Department at the University of Bucharest. She is the editor-in-chief of Fisier de tip .pdf ! Intersections 12b, the first [under]graduate American Studies journal in Romania. She is the recipient of a Fulbright fellowship with the Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program at Yale University (2006-2007). She has recently edited a volume of essays entitled American Visual Memoirs after the 1970s. Studies on Gender, Sexuality, and Visibility in the Post-Civil Rights Age (Bucharest: Bucharest University Press, 2010). She has recently defended her PhD thesis on Sites of Memory and Trauma in the American Graphic Memoir.







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Last updated at: 01 Aprilie 2011.