María Constanza Garrido Sierralta

MA Student


Previous Degree/s: B.A. in Philosophy; B.A in Foreign Languages and Literature –French

Philosophical Interests: Phenomenology, Hermeneutics, Political & Social Philosophy, Philosophy from the Global South, Buddhism, Feminism, Critical Philosophy of Race.


“Where is Home for the Hybrid Bodies in-between Worlds?” Journal 360-Das Studentische Journal fur Politik und Gesellschaft. 1.13 (2018):10-21.


4th Biennal Žižek Studies Conference, Nuçi, Athens, GA, “Lion/Lines & Owls of Wisdom: Hexagonal Logic of the Real, Symbolic, Imaginary” – (Optical Art Painting & short essay), May 18-20th, 2018

2018 Undergraduate Ethics Symposium, Janet Prindle Institute of Ethics, DePauw University, GreenCastle, IN,  “To Wear or not to Wear the Hijab?”, April 19-21st, 2018

Critical Juncture 2018, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, “Where is Home for the Hybrid-Body in-Between Worlds?”, April 14th, 2018

Southeastern Liberal Arts Research Conference, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, “The Embodiment and Understanding of the Racialized Other: Being White in Chile and Being Hispanic in the United States”, April 13th, 2018

6th Annual FLL Undergraduate Research Symposium, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA, “Jules, Jim, and especially Catherine: Triangle of Pure Love”, February 27th, 2018

National Conference on Undergraduate Research 2017, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, “Wittgenstein’s Idea of the Use contrasted to Malinowski's Concept of the Context of Situation”, April 8th, 2017

Southeast Philosophy Congress 2017, Clayton State University, Morrow, GA, “Embodiment and Understanding of the Racialized Other – part 1”, February 11th, 2017 

2016 Undergraduate Research Conference in English and Philosophy, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA, “Toni Morrison’s instantiation of Paul Ricœur’s Narrative Identity”, October 27th, 2016

4th Annual FLL Undergraduate Research Symposium, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA, “A Concise Study of French Caribbean Identity: An Analysis of Fanon’s Double Consciousness and the Créolisation Process of Integration”, March 4th, 2016