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Kristina Escondo

Assistant Professor , Spanish
Department of
Modern Languages & Cultures

p/ 614.823.1660
e/ kescondo@otterbein.edu
Office: Towers Hall 327


  • B.A., Marietta College, 2007
  • M.A., The Ohio State University, 2009
  • Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 2014

Research & Teaching Interests

  • Latin-America-Asia (Transoceanic) Studies
  • Filipino literatures and cultures
  • Caribbean literatures and cultures
  • Race and Ethnic studies
  • Coloniality of power
  • Revolution and anti-coloniality 


  • Escondo, Kristina. “Anarchy and Alternative Order: The Anti-Colonial Grito and Revolution in the Works of José Martí and Andrés Bonifacio.” Trans-Pacific Encounters: Asia and the Hispanic World. Ed. Koichi Hagimoto. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016.
  • Escondo, Kristina. “Cuba, the Philippines, and Anti-Imperial Alliances.” A Review of
    Koichi Hagimoto’s Between Empires: Martí, Rizal, and the Intercolonial Alliance (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013). A Contracorriente 11.2 (Winter 2014): 447-453.

/ Office of Academic Affairs

The Office of Academic Affairs is located in Roush Hall, 27 S. Grove St.

Office Hours

M-F: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

p / 614.823.1556

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