Selected Publications


Trauma, Taboo, and Truth-Telling: Listening to Silences in Postdictatorship Argentina. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, June 2016. Winner, Modern Language Association's Katherine Singer Kovacs Prize.

The Winter Garden Photograph. Translated by Kristin Dykstra with Nancy Gates Madsen. Ugly Duckling Presse, 2019.  Winner, PEN America Poetry in Translation Award. Longlisted for the Best Translated Book Award. Honorable Mention, Foreward Indies Poetry Award.

Violet Island and Other Poems. Bilingual Anthology of the poetry of Reina María Rodríguez. Co-translated with Kristin Dykstra. Green Integer Press, 2004.

Articles and Book Chapters:

"Thinking Globally, Acting Locally: Ecology and Human Rights in Gioconda Belli's Waslala." [email protected], 11.1 (2020): 134-151.

"Seeing is (Not) Believing: Eliseo Subiela's Dark Side of the Heart." Eliseo Subiela, The Poet of Argentine Cinema. Ed. Nancy J. Mémbrez. Edwin Mellen Press, 2015.

"Marketing and Sacred Space: The Parque de la Memoria in Buenos Aires." Accounting for Violence: Marketing Memory in Latin America. Eds. Ksenija Bilbija and Leigh A. Payne. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2011.

 "Art and Transitional Justice." Co-authored with Rebecca Atencio. Encyclopedia of Transitional Justice. Eds. Lavinia Stan and Nadya Nedelsky. Cambridge UP, 2013. (Online edition published July 2014).

"Bearing False Witness? The Politics of Identity in Elsa Osorio's My Name Is Light." Pushing the Boundaries of Latin American Testimony: Meta-morphoses and Migrations. Eds. Janis Breckenridge and Louise Detwiler. New York: Palgrave Macmillan Press, 2012.

"Tortured Silence and Silenced Torture in Mario Benedetti's Pedro y el capitán, Ariel Dorfman's La muerte y la doncella and Eduardo Pavlovsky's Paso de dosLatin American Theatre Review, 41.2 (2008): 5-31.