Joaquin Pascual Ivars

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Ph.D. Candidate, Hispanic Studies

Joaquín Pascual Ivars is a fifth-year doctoral candidate. He previously studied Communications at University of Málaga. After obtaining his bachelor's degree, Joaquín moved to Barcelona to further his education in Literary Theory and Comparative Literature at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, where he graduated with honors. During that time, he also studied in Venice for a year. In 2012 he earned a M.A. in Hispanic Studies at Boston College.

Research Interests: 

Contemporary Spanish literature and film.

History of the present; histories from below.

Urban/rural studies.

Journalism and reportages.


Literary theory and philosophy. 


M.A., University of Pennsylvania, Hispanic Studies
M.A., Boston College, Hispanic Studies
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Literary Theory and Comparative Literature
B.A., Universidad de Málaga, Audiovisual Communication