Talía Dajes portrait
  • Assistant Professor, World Languages and Cultures
801-585-3003

Professional Service

  • Consejo Europeo de Investigaciones sobre América Latina (CEISAL). Role: Panel co-organizer. 9th International Congress of the Consejo Europeo de Investigaciones sobre América Latina (CEISAL). Panel: Interpretar/interpelar la historia: Reivindicaciones de la memoria en el cine latinoamericano. 07/2019 - 07/2019
  • Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (SECOLAS). Role: Discussant. Panel: Narrativas locales de lo global en el Perú contemporáneo: Movimientos sociales, espacios públicos, industrias culturales. 66th Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (SECOLAS). Oaxaca, Mexico . 03/2019 - 03/2019
  • Latin American Studies Association (LASA). Role: Member. Visual Culture Section Executive Council. 05/26/2018 - present
  • Latin American Studies Association (LASA). Role: Panel organizer / Part II chair. XXXV International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association (LASA). Olvido y desmemoria: narrativas en torno a las tensiones de la memoria en naciones posconflicto, parts I and II (two coordinated sessions). XXXV International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association (LASA). Lima, Peru (April – May 2017). Presented. 05/2017 - 05/2017

Internal Service

  • Center for Latin American Studies Faculty Advisory Committee . Member, 08/24/2020 - present. College service.
  • Executive Committee. 07/01/2020 - present. Department service.
  • Faculty Awards Committee . 10/2019 - present. College service.
  • Financial Need Scholarship Committee . 09/2019 - 10/2019. University service.
  • Spanish Section Representative . 08/19/2019 - 04/22/2020. Department service.
  • Peninsular Studies Visiting Assistant Professor Hiring Committee . 04/01/2019 - 06/14/2019. Department service.
  • Graduate Committee. 01/07/2019 - 04/22/2019. Department service.
  • Merit Committee. Member, 08/2018 - 04/2019. Department service.
  • Student Fee Scholarship Committee . Member, 07/01/2018 - present. University service.
  • Speaker Series - Lecture and Workshop with Prof. Diana Taylor . Organizer, 08/01/2017 - 11/10/2017. Department service.

In the Media

  • José Carlos Yrigoyen. "Los artistas y la revolución". Book review. El Comercio newspaper. Lima, Perú. 10/18/2020. https://elcomercio.pe/luces/libros/mitologias-vela...
  • DiCi: reflexiones sobre el cine con especialistas y estrenos. Event preview by Milen Saavedra. Página Siete - La Paz, Bolivia. 02/07/2020. https://www.paginasiete.bo/cultura/2020/2/7/dici-r...
  • Grupo Ukamau: Plano Secuencia Integral. Event preview by Claudio Sánchez. La Esquina - Suplemento Cultural. Periódico Bolivia. p.2. 11/03/2019. https://issuu.com/cambio2020/docs/la_esquina_03-11...
  • Taller Ukamau - Una clase sobre el plano secuencia. La Razón - Bolivia. 11/01/2019. https://www.picuki.com/media/2167647577363734738
  • “Cine en español en Westminster College”. Television interview by Marcos Allain. Noticias Univisión. Univisión 32 KUTH – Salt Lake City . 03/23/2015.
  • “Cine con temática latinoamericana se exhibe en Westminster College”. Newspaperinterview and event coverage by Moisés López. The Spanish Times – Salt Lake City. 3.24: p2. 03/2015.