Rachael Albury Reilly

PhD Spanish Program


Education

BS in Chemistry (secondary major: Spanish), Gordon College, 2013

MS in Chemistry, The University of Alabama, 2015

MA in Spanish, The University of Alabama, 2017

Presentations

Reilly, Rachael (2019) Redeeming Past and Place: Telumee Miracle and Caribbean Identity in The Bridge of Beyond. Paper presented at the 9th Annual University of Alabama Languages Conference, Tuscaloosa, AL.

Reilly, Rachael (2018) Chicana: Resisting Marginalization in Cisneros’ A House of My Own. Paper presented at the 90th Annual Conference of the South Atlantic Modern Language Association , Birmingham, AL.

Reilly, Rachael (2018) Carne traidora: cuestiones de la vejez femenina en la obra de Rosa Montero. Paper presented at the 8th Annual University of Alabama Languages Conference, Tuscaloosa, AL. 

Albury, Rachael (2017) Reencuentros con el pasado: Imágenes y memoria en El tiempo entre costuras. Paper presented at the 32nd Annual Interdisciplinary Conference in the Humanities at the University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA.

Janiga-Perkins, C.; Alexander, M.; Wilson, E.; Albury, R. (2017) Pedagogy and Public Scholarship V: Teaching Historic Manuscripts With TEI – The Madre Maria de San Jose (1656-1719) Digital Project: Her ‘Other’ Vida. Presentation at Digitorium: The University of Alabama Digital Humanities Conference, Tuscaloosa, AL.

Albury, Rachael (2017) Memoria, hibridez y Dreaming in Cuban: cómo Pilar Puente se hace cubana-americana. Paper presented at the 7th Annual University of Alabama Languages Conference, Tuscaloosa, AL.

Albury, Rachael (2016) Lectura y metaficción: máscaras de identidad de Milena, el fémur más bello del mundo. Paper presented at the 26th Annual Conference of The International Association of Hispanic Feminine Literature and Culture, Houston, TX.

Albury, Rachael (2016) Vida y Trabajos y el Quijote apócrifo: El rico desesperado y Los felices amantes como expresión pasamontesca dentro de la imitación avellanedesca. Paper presented at the 68th Annual Kentucky Foreign Languages Conference, Lexington, KY 

Albury, Rachael (2016) Cuadros de castas: representaciones de la alteridad en la búsqueda de la identidad colonial mexicana. Paper presented at the 6th Annual University of Alabama Languages Conference, Tuscaloosa, AL.

Teaching Interests

SP 102 (Spring 2017, Spring 2018 – Present)

SP 201 (Fall 2016, Fall 2017)

Research Interests

20th/21st Century Caribbean Literature, Identity, Aging, Cultural Studies, Postcolonialism, Ecocriticism