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Jordi Serrano-Muñoz is a postdoctoral researcher focusing on comparative literature, reception, and transpacific connections. He teaches at the Open University of Catalonia and at the University of Granada; and has taught and been a fellow at El Colegio de México and Waseda University.

He is also editor and co-founder of Asiademica: Open Journal of East Asian Studies and member of the research groups GREGAL-UAB and STAND-UGR. He has recently co-edited the book East Asia, Latin America, and the Decolonization of Transpacific Studies, published by Palgrave Macmillan (2022).

Latest publications

Edited Book: East Asia, Latin America, and the Decolonization of Transpacific Studies

January 10, 2022

I’m thrilled to announce that our book East Asia, Latin America, and the Decolonization of Transpacific Studies, co-edited with Chiara Olivieri and published by Palgrave Macmillan is finally available! You can get it here.

Paper: “Closure in Dystopia: Projecting Memories of the End of Crises in Speculative Fiction

December 14, 2021

The latest issue of Memory Studies, dedicated to the relationship between memories and crises, features my article “Closure in Dystopia”, in which I analyze the production of dystopian fiction during the second decade of the twenty-first century. You can read it here.

Paper: Bodies and Economic Violences in Japan: Absence, Change, and Empowerment in Yū Miri, Murata Sayaka, and Kawakami Mieko

October 22, 2021

The fantastic book Narratives of Violence, edited by Teresa Iribarren, Roger Canadell, and Josep-Anton Fernàndez and published by Edizioni Ca’Foscari, contains my chapter “Bodies and Economic Violences in Japan: Absence, Change, and Empowerment in Yū Miri, Murata Sayaka, and Kawakami Mieko”. You can read it in full here.

From the Atelier

Asiademica

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