Alexandra Hibbett (PhD, Birkbeck, University of London; MSt, University of Oxford; BA Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú) is a lecturer of Spanish American Literature, Cultural Studies and Literary Theory at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Perú. Her research is on cultural memory of political violence in Peru during the 1980s and 90s. During 2014 and 2015 she was a member of the curatorial team of the Place of Memory in Lima, working on plans for the main exhibit. She has published on literary representations of violence and the literature of José María Arguedas.