Lexie Cook is a third year PhD student in Comparative Literature and Latin American and Iberian Cultures. She holds BA in Comparative Literature, with a focus on Lusophone and Hispanophone worlds. Her research traces the afterlives of late medieval and early modern Iberian-specific forms of witchcraft (feitiçaria/hechicería) in West African and New World colonies, in literature, the visual arts and inquisitorial archives. She also works on cartography, translation and theories of the fetish.
Alexandra McNabb Cook
Department of Latin American and Iberian Cultures