Ana Paulina Lee is Assistant Professor of Luso-Brazilian Studies. Her research interests intersect across literary and cultural studies, political theory, performance, and memory studies. Prior to joining the Department of Latin American and Iberian Cultures, Lee was a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at the Stone Center for Latin American Studies at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana. Lee earned a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from the University of Southern California, and holds an M.A. in Hispanic Literatures and Cultures from New York University in Madrid, Spain, and a Pós-Graduação Lato Sensu em Cultura e Arte Barroca from the Federal University of Ouro Preto, Brazil. Professor Lee has been a Fulbright Researcher in Lisbon, Portugal, and the recipient of the Fundação Luso-Americana Fellowship and Cultural Ambassador Award from the Spanish Ministry of Education and Sport. Lee is the author of Mandarin Brazil: Race, Representation and Memory (Stanford University Press). She has published articles, essays, and translations in The Drama Review, Asian Diasporic Visual Cultures, The Blackwell Companion to Luis Buñuel, The Global Studies Journal, e-misférica, and Transmodernity: Journal of Peripheral Cultural Production of the Luso-Hispanic World.
Ana Paulina Lee