Nicolás Asensio Jiménez
PhD candidate in Spanish Literature at Complutense University of Madrid
Nicolás Asensio Jiménez is a PhD candidate in Spanish Literature at Complutense University of Madrid. His dissertation focuses on the Medieval traditional ballads of the Battle of Roncesvaux Pass, which tell about the legendary facts of Charlemagne and Roland. He has published the book Libro de la traslación y milagros de San Millán [Ediciones Emilianenses, 2015] as well as several papers on epic poetry, hagiography, textual criticism and digital humanities. Before coming to Harvard University, he has been also a Visiting Reasearcher at El Colegio de México, Université de Tours, Uniwersytet Lódzki and Universidade do Algarve.