María Gil Poisa

Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish




María Gil Poisa holds a Ph.D. in Hispanic Studies and Film Studies by Texas A& M University, and joins Bates as Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish. Her work has been published in diverse American and European journals such as Hispania and Ángulo recto, as well as in different collective critical volumes, and presented in numerous international conferences. Her research interests are Monster Theory, Hispanic Horror Film, European Minority Film and Space and Narrative among others. She is currently working on a book manuscript of the figure of the monster in contemporary Spanish film.