Miriam Romero joined the faculty of the Department of Modern Languages at Norwich University in 2020. She completed her PhD in Latin American Studies at the University of Oklahoma. She holds a B.A. in Spanish with Teaching Certification and a M.A. in Spanish Literature and Culture from the University of Texas at Brownsville.
At Norwich, she teaches Spanish I and II, Advanced Spanish I, Spanish American Short Stories, and specialized courses in Spanish such as Spanish for Heritage Speakers and Spanish for Law Enforcement.
Her research interests encompass literature and culture from Latin American countries from the XXth and XXIst centuries with an emphasis on Borderlands’ Literature and Theory, diaspora, and immigration. She is also interested in creative writing. Her creative work has been published in literary magazines from several countries. She also participated as co-editor of El Valle at the University of Texas at Brownsville, De Puño y Letra Vols. 1 and 2, and Pegaso, a journal of Latin American art and culture, at the University of Oklahoma.