C.J. Enloe is a Ph.D. candidate in Romance Studies at Duke University. Her research focuses primarily on intersections between gender, economics, and media culture in 20th-century Spain. Her dissertation “Molding ‘la mujer económica’: Conflicting Portrayals of Women’s Economic Roles in Magazines Published During the Franco Dictatorship” explores the often contradictory messages that women’s magazines conveyed to readers regarding their economic roles within Spanish society during the first three decades of Francisco Franco’s dictatorship (1939-68).
C.J. is a James B. Duke Fellow and is completing the Certificate in College Teaching. Before coming to Duke, she received her Bachelor’s degree in Spanish and Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.