Jonathan A. Romero

Spanish & Portuguese

Research Interests: Berlin as a site neohispanism, Global, Cultural and Urban History, Cold War Studies

Jonathan A. Romero is a fifth-year graduate student at the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. He completed his undergraduate studies at the Institute for English Philology and the Peter Szondi Institute of Comparative Literature at Freie Universitaet Berlin. He has taught undergraduate and graduate courses on global history and cultural studies at Princeton, the UNTREF in Argentina, and the Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá. From 2022 to 2023, he was a researcher in residence at the Museo Reina Sofia in Madrid and part of the museum's experimental program for advanced studies, "Tejidos Conjuntivos." His research delves into the urban history of Berlin during the Cold War as experienced and portrayed by its Latin American and Spanish diaspora.