B.A. Trinity University, 1998 M.A. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2000 Ph.D. The University of Texas at Austin, 2006
Katrina Heil joined the faculty of ETSU in 2007. Her area of specialization is 20th
century Peninsular theater. She teaches courses in the Spanish major and minor, including
grammar, composition, conversation, translation, Spanish civilization, and a range
of literature courses. Katrina's scholarly work focuses on modern tragedy and the
role of performance in addressing the negative effects of shared traumatic history,
such as the Spanish Civil War. Her scholarship has appeared in Anales de la literatura contemporánea and Estreno, in addition to an invited book chapter in Prismatic Reflections on Spanish Golden Age Theater.