|In Memoriam – Glyn Salton-Cox
The English Department is devastated to announce the death over the New Year of our colleague Glyn Salton-Cox. To his family, loved ones, and friends here, in his native Britain, and throughout the world, we offer our deepest and most heartfelt condolences. Glyn was a brilliant scholar, a very popular teacher, and the kindest of colleagues.
The Department of English invites you to a commemoration of our colleague Glyn Salton-Cox on Friday, March 3d, 2023.
We will gather in the Faculty Club’s Betty Elings Wells Pavilion at 3:00 pm and then move to the Terrace at 4:00 pm for a reception. Please let us know of any accessibility requests.
MariaCarolina Sintura is an international Ph.D student from Colombia.As a formalist that studies legal proceedings and legal decisions as sites of cultural meaning-making, her dissertation analyzes how international students have been imagined by U.S. law and culture and how these imaginaries have been exploited for political purposes.
She received her undergraduate degree in Literary Studies at Universidad de los Andes in Bogota, Colombia, and an M.A in English from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Before joining UCSB she was an English instructor at Howard University.
MariaCarolina was the Graduate Student Fellow at the American Cultures and Global Contexts Center in 2020-21, an Interdisciplinary Humanities Center Public Humanities Fellow in 2021-22, and the Graduate Research Assistant at Las Maestras Center in 2022-23.
- African American and/or African Diasporic Literatures
- American Literature
- American Race and Ethnic Studies
- Global Literatures
- Postcolonial, Migration, and/or Diaspora Studies
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