Laura Lojo-Rodríguez

Laura Lojo-Rodríguez is Full Profesor of English Literature at the Department of English and German Studies (University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain), where she teaches Literature in English and Gender Studies. Lojo is the supervisor of the Research Group of Competitiveness Reference Discourse and Identity (ED431C/01 GI-1924, Xunta de Galicia) and main researcher in ‘Tales from the Border’: Global Change and Identity in Contemporary British Short Fiction, Agencia Estatal de Investigación (AEI) (PID2021-122433NB-I00) and of the European project Short Fiction Beyond Borders (SFBB, Erasmus+ Strategic Partnerships) at the USC. Lojo-Rodríguez participates in the research networks “The European Network for Short Fiction Research” (ENSFR, and Anglophone Literatures from the 21st Century: Narrative and Performative Spaces (RED2018-102678-T), Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities (AEI, FEDER). Lojo is a member of several scientific committees of  national and foreign journals and publishing presses, such as International Journal of English Studies (IJES), Journal of the Short Story in English (JSSE) and English Studies (ES). Inglés: Lojo is the head of the USC Research Institute for the Humanities (iHUS).




2024. Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª. “Historiographical Short Fiction in Ireland: An Overview”, en The Brill Companion to the Short Story, editado por José Ramón Ibáñez e Santiago Guerrero-Strachan. Amsterdam: Brill.

2024. Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª e Xavier de Donato Rodríguez. “’Women’s Time’: Virginia Woolf’s New Visions of Temporal Experience in Latin American Women Writers”, en The Edinburgh Companion to Virginia Woolf, edited by Elisa Bolchi. Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP. I

2024: “Borders, Migration and the Contemporary Short Story”, en The Routledge Companion to Migration Literature, edited by Gigi Adair, Rebecca Fasselt,and Carly McLaughlin. London: Routledge.

2020. “War Thoughts from the Per: Contemporary Perspectives” en Oceánide 13: 22-28:

2020. Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª. ““England’s Most Precious Gift”: Virginia Woolf’s Transformations into Spanish”. A Companion to World Literature. Ed. Ken Seigneurie. Oxford: Wiley Blackwells. ISBN: 978-1-118-99318-7

Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª,  Jorge Sacido Romero y Noemí Pereira Ares (eds.). Postcolonial Youth in Contemporary Fiction in Britain. Amsterdam: Brill Rodopi [en prensa].

Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª & Barbara Korte (eds.). Borders and Border Crossing in the Contemporary English Short Story. Londres: Palgrave, 2019. ISBN: 978-3-030-30358-7.

Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª and Jorge Sacido Romero (eds.). Gender and Short Fiction: Women’s Tales in Contemporary Britain. New York: Routledge (2018). ISBN: 978-1-138-09364-5.

Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª. “Magic Realism and Experimental Fiction: From Virginia Woolf to Jeanette Winterson”, in Anne Fernald, ed. The Oxford Handbook of Virginia Woolf. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018.

Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª. ‘“Thought in American and for the Americans”: Victoria Ocampo, Sur and European Modernism’, in  Falcato A., Cardiello A. eds. The Condition of Modernism. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018, 167-190.

Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª. “Unnatural Promises: The Trace of Evil in Elizabeth Bowen’s ‘The Demon Lover.” Reading the Trace: History and Memory in Modern and Contemporary Fiction. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholar Publishing.

Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª.  “Virginia Woolf in Spanish-Speaking Countries.The Blackwell Companion to Virginia Woolf. Ed. Jessica Berman. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2016. 467-480. ISBN: 978-1-118-45788-7.

Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª.  “La poética del cuento en la primera mitad del siglo XX en Reino Unido: Virginia Woolf y Elizabeth Bowen.” Fragmentos de realidad: Los autores y las poéticas del cuento en lengua inglesa. Ed. Santiago Rodríguez Guerrero-Strachan. Valladolid: Servicio de publicaciones de la Universidad, 2015. 111-125. ISBN: 978-84-8448-828-6. 111-125.

Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª. Unveiling the Past: Éilís Ní Dhuibhne’s ‘Sex in the Context of Ireland.’” Nordic Irish Studies, 13.2 (2014): 19-30. ISSN: 1602-124X.

Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª. ‘The Saving Power of Hallucination’: Elizabeth Bowen’s “Mysterious Kôr” and Female Romance.” Zeitschrift für Anglistik und Amerikanistik, 62.4 (2014): 273-289. ISSN: 0044-2305.

Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª.  “Exilio, historia, e a visión feminina: Éilís Ní Dhuibhne.” Cultura y migraciones: Enfoques multidisciplinarios. Felipe Andrés Aliaga Sáez.  Santiago de Compostela: Servicio de publicaciones de la Universidad, 2013. 178-183. ISBN-13: 978-84-15876-29-8.

Lojo Rodríguez, Laura Mª.  Moving across a Century: Women’s Short Fiction from Virginia Woolf to Ali Smith (Editora).  Bern: Peter Lang, 2012. ISBN 978-3-0343-1064-2.