Ana Díaz Rodríguez 


Ana Díaz Rodríguez, holds a BA in English Language and Literature (2013) and an MA in Advanced English Studies (2014), both from the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC). Díaz Rodríguez is currently completing her PhD dissertation under the supervision of Dr. Margarita Estévez-Saá. Provisionally entitled Portraits of Old Women in Contemporary Literature in English: A Study from the Perspective of Literary Criticism, Age and Gender Studies, the dissertation focuses on the representation of the aging woman in contemporary English literature. Her research interests include Aging Studies, Feminist Criticism and Cultural Studies.




Amy Tan’s The Joy Luck Club: Emigration from the Perspective of Old Women.” Paper presented at the New Typologies of (E/Im)Migration: Mobility and Transcultural Spaces. 20th Culture and Power International Conference, held in Santiago de Compostela, 8-10 October 2015.