María Isabel Martín Sánchez


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Isabel Martín-Sánchez is from Madrid, Spain, and studied communication and international relationships before moving to the USA. She is currently a PhD candidate in Spanish Literature with a minor certificate in Visual Studies. Her research interest is the performativity of the border region between the USA and Mexico, particularly in regard to how this is visually, theatrically, and sonically represented.


  • “Violeta Luna: Dramaturgia sonora y performatividad de la desaparición en Requiem#3.” Latin American Theatre Review (Forthcoming Fall 2022). Article.
  • “La identidad del escritor: Borges a través de los ojos de Cortázar.” El Cid: The Citadel (Summer 2017):Ii-Ixiii. Article.
  • “El reloj no marca las doce.” El Cid: The Citadel XXVI (Summer 2016): xvii-xxiii. Short story.  
  • “De la idea al mito: La importancia de crear símbolos para una revolución.” El Cid: The Citadel XXVI (2016): xxxviii-lv. Article. 
  • “Kathryn Quinn-Sánchez. Identity in Latin American and Latina Literature: The Struggle to Self-Define in a Global Era Where Space, Capitalism, and Power Rule.” Rocky Mountain Review of Language and Literature 70.1 (Spring 2016): 115-16. Book Review.
  • “Leila Gómez, Asunción Horno-Delgado, Mary K. Long, y Núria Silleras-Fernández, eds. Teaching Gender through Latin American, Latino, and Iberian Texts and Cultures.” Rocky Mountain Review of Language and Literature 69.2 (Fall 2015): 270-72. Book Review.