Browse/search for people

Dr Rachel Randall

Dr Rachel Randall

Dr Rachel Randall
BA Hons (Nott), MPhil (Cantab), PhD (Cantab)

Lecturer in Hispanic Media and Digital Communications and Leverhulme ECF

Office G67, 15 Woodland Road
19, Woodland Rd,
Clifton, Bristol BS8 1TE
(See a map)

Tel. +44 (0) 1173318278

Research summary

My research interests encompass Latin American cultural studies. My current project, which is funded by the Leverhulme Trust, examines the depiction of paid domestic workers in post-dictatorship Latin American cultural production, including film, documentary, literary testimony and digital culture. It interrogates the legacy of slavery that weighs on the relationships between domestic workers and the families that employ them by drawing on postcolonial theory and studies of cinematic affect.

My doctoral thesis explored the representation of children and adolescents in contemporary Brazilian, Chilean and Colombian cinema. The project related the adoption of a children’s rights discourse in these countries since the 1990s ...

Read more >

Biography

In January 2018 I joined the Department of Hispanic, Portuguese and Latin American Studies as Lecturer in Hispanic Media and Digital Communications. My current research examines the depiction of paid domestic workers in Latin American cultural production since the 1980s, including in film, documentary, literary testimony, and digital culture.

I completed my PhD in the Centre of Latin American Studies at the University of Cambridge. My doctoral research explored the representation of children and adolescents in contemporary Brazilian, Chilean and Colombian cinema. The project related the adoption of a children’s rights discourse in these countries since the 1990s to recent ...

Read more >

Recent publications

Read more >

View complete publications list in the University of Bristol publications system

Edit this profile If you are Dr Rachel Randall, you can edit this page. Login required.

All details on one page > for printing etc.