Associate Professor, History of Art and Visual Studies
María Fernández’s research and teaching concern three areas and their intersections: the history and theory of digital and new media art, postcolonial and gender studies and Latin American art and architecture.
Fernández has taught courses in the history and theory of digital art, Latin American art of various periods as well as feminist art in new media. Recent seminar topics include: Feminist Postumanisms, Latin American Modernisms and Technology, BioArt (with Angela Douglas, Depts. Entomology, Molecular Biology & Genetics) and Video Game Criticism.