About Jessica Gordon-Burroughs
(Pennsylvania) is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Latin American and Iberian Cultures at Columbia University. Her dissertation explores the field of the popular edition as a concept and as an historical reality in Latin America. Her project engages theoretical questions surrounding book materiality, including the democratizing potential of technology, the politics of aesthetics and reader reception. She has worked with visual culture at museums such as The Hispanic Society in New York and the Museo de Bellas Artes in Santiago de Chile. She is the guest coordinator of “Circuitos”.