Jose-Luis Moctezuma

Email: 

moctezuma@uchicago.edu

Research Interests: 

Victorian Literature; Poetry and Image

Dissertation Title: 

"Spiritual Automata: William Morris, Mina Loy, Wyndham Lewis (1856-1936)"

Workshops: 

Regularly attends and has presented papers at, the Poetry and Poetics Workshop

Biography: 

Born in San Gabriel, CA, Jose-Luis Moctezuma has lived at different stages in his career in Berkeley, Philadelphia, Seoul, and Chicago. His poetic and critical work has been published in Jacket2, Chicago Review, MAKE Magazine, Cerise Press, FlashPoint Magazine, PALABRA, Hydra Magazine, Berkeley Poetry Review, and elsewhere. He received his B.A. at the University of California, Berkeley in 2005.

Teaching Experience: 

Spring 2015, University of Chicago, English Department 
English 22403: "Ekphrasis & the English Avant-Garde: 1850-1930" 

Spring 2014, University of Chicago, English Department 
Course Assistant for English 24304: India in English (Prof. Leela Gandhi) 

Winter 2014, University of Chicago, English Department 
Course Assistant for English 16500: Shakespeare 1: Hist/Comedies (Prof. David Bevington) 

Autumn 2012, University of Chicago, English Department 
Course Assistant for English 10700: Intro. To Fiction (Prof. William Veeder)