Andrés Romero-Jódar holds an MA and an PhD in English Philology, and a BA in Spanish Philology from the University of Zaragoza (Spain). He is a Research Assistant at the Department of English and German Philology of the University of Zaragoza, and is a member of the excellence research group entitled “Contemporary narrative in English” headed by Professor Susana Onega. He is currently working on on sequential art, iconical genres and representation of trauma in graphic novels in English. His research on these and related subjects has been published in national and international academic journals such as Atlantis, Estudios Ingleses de la Universidad Complutense, Revista Canaria de Estudios Ingleses, Revista Alicantina de Estudios Ingleses, Revista de Literatura (CSIC), Tropelías, Journal of Popular Culture (Wiley) and Studies in Comics (Intellect).