Department of English

Jennifer Lozano

Assistant Professor Jennifer Lozano
Morton Hall 120
910-962-3320
lozanoj@uncw.edu

Degrees

Ph.D University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
M.A. Kansas State University
B.A. Texas A&M University

Academic Interests

Professor Lozano’s primary research focuses on spirituality, neoliberalism, and transnational Latino/a identity and experience in contemporary Latina/o literature and culture. She is also interested in women of color feminism, women and gender studies, digital media studies, “global” literature, and 20th and 21st century American literature and culture, especially literature of the Southwest.

Courses Taught

ENG 110: Introduction to Literature
ENG 226: World Literature (from 1600)
ENG 344: Latino Voices in Literature

Major Publications

  • “The Politics of Participation: La Bloga, Digital Media, and the Limits of Liberal Participatory Culture.” Latin@ American Media Studies in the Age of Digital Humanities, edited by Héctor Fernández L’Hoeste and Juan Carlos Rodríguez. Forthcoming 2017. Gainsville: University Press of Florida.