Francisco Pérez Marsilla

Francisco Pérez Marsilla

Graduate Student Assistant

233 Mergenthaler Hall
410-516-6385
fpm@jhu.edu

Francisco Pérez Marsilla is a PhD student in the Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures and the Graduate Assistant for the Center for Africana Studies.

His current research looks at the interplay of race, origins, diaspora and literature in the Caribbean, paying special attention to its relationship with the US. His articles have appeared in Variaciones BorgesAula Lírica, and elsewhere. Prior to arriving at Hopkins, he received master’s degrees in Yale and Northern Illinois, and a bachelor’s in Navarra, Spain. He has also taken graduate courses in León, Spain.