Maru Pabón

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2nd Year Student


Born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Maru Pabón moved to the U.S. in 2011 to pursue a B.A. in Comparative Literature at Brown University. In 2016 she joined Yale’s Comparative Literature department, where she hopes to work on the relationship between linguistic imperialism and subject formation by reading together multilingual postcolonial literatures of the Hispanic, Francophone and Arab worlds.

Research Interests

Coloniality, multilingual aesthetics, minority languages and literatures, political theory, critical theory, 20th and 21st century Caribbean and North African literatures, translation.