Delphi May


15th June 2018:

Work in progress series, University of Exeter, June 2018

Paper title: Representations of (Spanish-) Chineseness and Chinese immigration on Spanish visual media: an overview of perspective, style, and interaction 

18th May 2018:

Latin American Studies Association Conference, Barcelona, 2018

Paper title: 'Haunted by Chineseness': corporeal malediction in La fuente amarilla (1999)

24th April 2018:

Humanities Postgraduate Conference, University of Exeter: Crossing Boundaries

Paper title: Biutiful's Barcelona as a space of hybrid acts

23rd March 2018:

La ciudad: Imágenes e Imaginarios, Universidad Carlos III Madrid

Paper title: Biutiful's Barcelona as a space of hybrid acts

18th October 2017:

Imaginarios Digitales del Sur: Historias de pertenencia y desarraigo en los cines hispánicos

I attended this conference at the Carlos III Universidad in Madrid, in October 2017

14th September 2017:

Rethinking Film Genres: East Asian Cinema and Beyond

I attended the Rethinking Film Genres conference at the University of Hull in September 2017

11th April 2017:

Journeys Across Media (JAM): University of Reading

I presented a paper titled 'Barcetopia: a liminal home of the marginalised and beauty-less in Biutiful' at the Journeys Across Media conference in Reading


Consoleing Passions Conference, 2018, Bournemouth University

Paper title: Tell me how it happened: exploring Spanish-Chinese child relations and double consciousness in Cuéntame cómo pasó (La1, 2001-present) (co-written with Sally Faulkner) 

Graduate School Skills Workshops

12th January 2017:


I completed the Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Stage 1 on 12th January 2017

March 0:


I completed all four stages of LTHE 2 throughout the Spring term of 2017

Co-founder of research cluster

July 2017:

Translation, Representation, Adaptation, Mobility (TRAM)

Impact Case Study

July 2017:

Research Assistant

I have worked for Professor Nuria Capdevila-Argüelles as a research assistant. I was responsible for drawing up an Impact Case Study for Nuria for the upcoming REF assessment

Editorial Assistant

September 2017:

Critical Studies in Television

I am currently acting as an Editorial Assistant for the journal Critical Studies in Television