Julia Piastro Garcia

Julia Piastro Garcia

Graduate Assistant

Professional Summary

Graduate Teaching Assistant and PhD Student in the Department of Romance and Arabic Languages and Literatures at the University of Cincinnati, with an M.A in Latin American literature and a bachelor’s degree in French literature. I have experience in the fields of poetry, music and performance studies, literary translation, and transatlantic studies. I have written and presented academic articles about Latin American and French literature. I also have experience as a poet, chronicler, editor, and as a creative writing teacher.


Diploma in Creative Writing: Fundación para las Letras Mexicanas Ciudad de México, México., 2019 (Poetry)

Master's degree in Latin American Literature: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Ciudad de México, México, 2017

Bachelor in French Language and Literatures: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Ciudad de México, México, 2012

Research and Practice Interests

Latin American and Caribbean Literature
Transatlantic Studies
Music and Performance Studies
Francophone Literature
Literary Translation
Creative Writing

Positions and Work Experience

2021 - Graduate teaching assistant of Spanish Level 1001 and 1002, University of Cincinnati, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures,

Additional Publications

Book of Poems

Julia Piastro (2020. ) Blues de nadie .Blues de nadie .México, Ediciones del perro

Julia Piastro (2016. ) Pies en la tierra .Pies en la tierra .México, Editorial Literal

Creative Translation

Anne-Sophie Brasme (2013. ) México, Textofilia Editorial