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Gabriela Castillo Raga


Under the supervision of Dr. Caroline-Isabelle Caron, my PhD project will most likely address both the narrative and historical memory of the Great Depression using a variety of sources (visual and literary among them). I am particularly interested in exploring the question of how identities are formed and constructed inside the working class in different regions of the world, in this case, Canada, United States and Chile

Selected Publications


  • “La Herencia Italiana en la Región de Valparaíso”. The Italian heritage in the Valparaíso Region (bilingual book) . ISBN: 978-956-351-118-5
Awards and recognition
  • Ontario Trillium Scholarship, Internal Tuition Award

Department of History, Queen's University

49 Bader Lane, Watson Hall 212
Kingston ON K7L 3N6




Queen's University is situated on traditional Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabe territory.