Price Mellon Graduate Fellow

Armando Navarro Rojas

Doctoral Student, Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A Cuban Ph.D. student in Hispanic Studies in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Pennsylvania. During my undergraduate and master's studies, I have focused on film studies, specifically on community audiovisual as a counter-hegemonic discourse. I have experience in filmmaking, particularly in assistant directing for two documentary series.My interests lie in Caribbean literature and cinema. I intend to address the relationships between discourse, space, and representation in a large textual corpus from and about the Caribbean throughout the 20th and 21st centuries I am a 2024 Goizueta Graduate Pre-Prospectus Fellowship at the  Cuban Heritage Collection of the University of Miami.



2017-B.A. Art History. University of Havana.


2022-M.A. Art History in the field of Film Studies. National Autonomous University of Mexico