Professor Niamh Thornton DPhil

Reader in Latin American Studies Languages, Cultures and Film


Personal Statement

Niamh Thornton is a specialist in Latin American Studies with a particular focus on Mexican film, literature and digital culture. She has a research interest in the war story, the Mexican Revolution, the curation of online selves through online tools and sites, user-generated content, Chican@ studies, and star studies. She is currently working on a project on commemorative film events and memorialization.