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Élika Ortega

Post-Doctoral Researcher, 2015-2016
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Élika Ortega is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Institute for Digital Research in the Humanities at the University of Kansas. She writes about digital literature, (not necessarily digital) media, intermediality, materiality, reading practices and interfaces, books, networks, digital humanities, and multilingualism in academia. She is currently developing the first Intro to DH course to be taught at KU. 


  • Ph.D. Literature (Hispanic Studies), 2013, University of Western Ontario
  • M.A. English, 2007, University of Toronto
  • M.A. Modern Languages and Literatures, 2006, National Autonomous University of Mexico
  • B.A. Modern Languages and Literatures (English), 2004, National Autonomous University of Mexico

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