Regina M. Ponciano is a PhD candidate at the Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, where she has also completed a BA in Modern Languages and Literatures (2014), a BA in English Language and Literature (2015), and an MA in Advanced English Studies (2016). Ponciano is currently working on her doctoral thesis on men’s gender anxieties in late Victorian short fiction under the supervision of Dr. Jorge Sacido-Romero and Dr. Laura María Lojo-Rodríguez.