Dr. Luis Intersimone
Office: Centennial 133
Biography: Prof. Luis Alfredo Intersimone obtained his Ph.D. in Spanish (Rutgers University, 2006). He wrote his dissertation on foundational and eschatological melodrama in Peronism. He is an associate professor in Texas State University.
He published De ogros y laberintos. Modernidad y nación en Octavio Paz (1999). His articles have appeared in journals such as Latin American Research Review, Hispanic Review, MLN, and A Contracorriente, among others. Besides continuing his dissertation project on Peronism, his current research focuses on sovereignty and biopolitics in contemporary discourses in Latin America and Argentina.