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Paola Paola Cadena Pardo


Office: 705 Old Chemistry Building
Tel: 513-556-1950
Email: cadenasa@mail.uc.edu

Paola Cadena (Colombia, 1983) professional in languages and literatures, holding a BA in Humanities: English and Spanish from the National Pedagogic University of Colombia, and an MA in Spanish from the University of Cincinnati. She has published two poetry books , Hotel (2008), and Cinema (2012). Also, she has worked as an editor of the poetry magazine Ulrika in Colombia, and in different projects for promoting arts and literature as the International Poetry Festival of Bogotá. She also has eight years of experience in teaching languages and literature at both, hightschool and university levels. She is now a doctoral candidate in the Romance Languages Department of the University of Cincinnati.


Paola Cadena (Colombia, 1983). profesional en lenguas y literatura. Licenciada en Humanindades: Español e Inglés por la Universidad Pedagógica Nacional de Colombia, y Master of Arts in Spanish por la University of Cincinnati. Ha publicado dos libros de poesía,       Hotel (2008) y Cinema (2012). También, ha colaborado como editora en la Revista de poesía Ulrika, y en diferentes proyectos para la difución y la promoción de las artes y las letras como el Festival Internacional de Poesía de Bogotá. Cuenta con ocho años de experiencia en la enseñanza de lenguas y literatura, tanto a nivel escolar como universitario. Actualmente, estudia su doctorado en el departamento de lenguas romances y literatura de la University of Cincinnati.

Education

  • B.A. Humanities, Universidad Pedagógica Nacional, Bogota, Colombia, 2005 (Languages and Literatures).
  • M.A. in Spanish, University of Cincinnati, United States, 2011 (Spanish and Latin American Literature).
  • Pd.D. Romance Languages and Literatures, University od Cincinnati, United States, 2013 (Latin American Poetry).

Research Information

Research Support

  • (Researcher), Taft Graduate Enhancement Award . 2000. Status: Completed.
  • Taft Departmental Enhancement Fund award, Graduate Studies Committee at the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures. 1500. Status: Completed.

Publications

Book of Poems

  • Hotel
  • Cinema

Review

  • Antología del Nadaísmo (Biblioteca Sibila – Fundación BBVA. Sevilla, España, 2009)” Proyecto Editorial banda Hispánica. Jornal de poesía. Memoria radiante. Dossiés Especiais, Brasil (2009): http://www.jornaldepoesia.jor.br/BHMRCincinnati01resenha.htm

Presentations & Lectures

Invited Presentations

  • (2008). International Poetry Festival of Bogotá Bogotá, Colombia.
  • (2013). XVII International Poetry Festival of Zamora, Michoacán Michoacán, México.

Paper Presentations

  • Cincinnati Conference on Romance Languages and Literatures.

Honors & Awards

  • University Graduate Scholarship for the M.A. program, 2009 to 2011. Graduate School, Romance Languages and Literatures Department, University of Cincinnati.
  • University Graduate Scholarship for the PhD. program. , 2012 to 2016. Graduate School, Romance Languages and Literatures Department, University of Cincinnati..

Experience & Service

Work Experience

  • 2006 to 2009, High school literature teacher , Colegio Marillac, Bogota, Colombia.
  • 2006 to 2009, Adults Education , BAchillerato para Adultos Colsubsidio , Bogota, Colombia.
  • 2009 to 2011, Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, US..
  • 2011 to 2012, Literature Teacher , Universidad Pedagógica Nacional, Bogota, Colombia.
  • 2011 to 2012, Literature Teacher, Fundación Universitaria Monserrate, Bogota, Colombia.
  • 08/01/2012 to 06/30/2012, Editor , Revista de Poesía Ulrika, Bogota, Colombia.
  • 2012 to 2013, Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Cincinnati, United States.

Service

  • Co-Chair, 30th Cincinnati Conference on Romance Languages and Literatures

Courses Taught

  • 15-SPAN-101 BASIC SPANISH I

  • 15-SPAN-102 BASIC SPANISH II

  • 15-SPAN-103 BASIC SPANISH III

  • 15-SPAN-315 LATIN AMERICAN FILM

  • 15-SPAN-375 SPAN LIT 20TH CENT

  • Ciencias sociales y literatura
    Comments: Facultad de Humanidades. Departamento de Ciencias Sociales. Universidad Pedagogica Nacional. Bogota, COlombia
  • Literatura Española
    Comments: Facultad de Humanidades. Departamento de Lenguas. Universidad Pedagogica Nacional. Bogota, Colombia
  • Narratividad
    Comments: Licenciatura en Lengua Castellana. Fundación Universitaria Monserrate. Bogota, Colombia
  • Retórica y argumentación
    Comments: Licenciatura en Lengua Castellana. Fundación Universitaria Monserrate. Bogota, Colombia
  • Narrativa
    Comments: Licenciatura en Lengua Castellana. Fundación Universitaria Monserrate. Bogota, Colombia
  • -SPAN-3081 TRES CULTURAS
    Tres Culturas
    Level: Undergraduate