Cecilia Malnis, Friends of Fulbright 2017

Cecilia Malnis of Mendoza, Argentina, studies social communication at the Universidad Nacional de Cuyo. She works as a researcher at her university’s gender department. Malnis aspires to a globe-trotting future as a professor, researcher and/or fiction writer.

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March 6, 2017

Leaving home, building home

 “The universe is made of stories, not of atoms.”
– Muriel Rukeyser

“Scientists say that human beings are made of atoms, but a little bird told me that we are also made of stories.”
– Eduardo Galeano

When I first arrived at Mount Holyoke College in January 2017 — and even before that — I knew that my time here would be about making stories, and about remaking myself through these stories. Gladly, I cannot say this didn’t happen. Because it most certainly did.

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