Ailén Cruz

Ailén Cruz

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Ailén Cruz is a Ph.D. candidate specializing in contemporary Hispanic literature. Her thesis, “From the Griffin to the Axolotl: Resurgent Bestiaries in Contemporary Hispanic Literature” explores the revival of the Medieval bestiary in current Latin American and Spanish literature. She is particularly interested in the change of the bestiary’s societal purpose, as well as the characteristics that have permitted the genre’s form to endure centuries of shifting thought currents and technological changes.

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