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 Javier Cortés Ortuño

Javier Cortés Ortuño

Research student, School of Modern Languages


I hold a bachelor's degree in Social Anthropology from Universidad de Chile and a master's degree in Latin American Literature from Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Before comming to Cardiff, I was working as a Lecturer and Undergraduate Coordinator at Universidad de Tarapacá.

My PhD studies are sponsored by the Becas Chile scholarship awarded by the Chilean Government.



Romance, otherness and nation building in Chilean literature about the desert northern regions (Tarapacá-Antofagasta), 1930-1960


Dr Ryan Prout

Reader in Hispanic Studies

Joey Whitfield

Dr Joey Whitfield

Senior Lecturer in Hispanic Studies