Laura Lojo-Rodríguez


Laura Lojo-Rodríguez is Senior Lecturer in English at the Department of English and German Studies (University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain), where she teaches Literature(s) in English, Critical Theory and Gender Studies. Lojo is the supervisor of the Research Group of Competitiveness Reference Discourse and Identity (GRC2015/002 GI- 1924, Xunta de Galicia), member of the research project Women’s Tales: The Short Fiction of Contemporary British Writers 1974-2013 (Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, FEM2013-41977-P), convenor of the Short Story Panel at AEDEAN (Spanish Association of Anglo-American Studies) and editorial consultant of the following scholarly journals: International Journal of English Studies (IJES), Journal of the Short Story in English (JSSE) and English Studies (ES).




Recent Publications:


  • “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 [forthcoming].

  • 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 (forthcoming).

  • “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.