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Latina/o Studies

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Latina/o Studies Program
Dept. 4297, Ross Hall 106
1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307)766-4127
Fax: (307)766-2555

Vanessa Fonseca

Dr. Vanessa Fonseca

Assistant Professor Latina/o Studies &  Assistant Professor with English

Department of English

Education

Ph.D. in Spanish Cultural Studies. Arizona State University. Tempe, AZ

M.A. in Hispanic Southwest Studies. University of New Mexico. Albuquerque, NM

B.A. in Spanish with a minor in Business Management. University of New Mexico. Albuquerque, NM.

 

Research

New Mexican Literature                                                                  Picaresque

Colonial/Postcolonial Chicana/o Literature                                       Contemporary Legacies of Colonial Relationships in Chicana/o Literature & Cultural Production

Southwest Regional Literature                                                         International Perspectives on Chicana/o Literature

 

Courses

Mexican American Literature: Chicana/o Autobiography (taught in Spanish)

Chicana Perspectives: Mexican American Women Writers

 

Links of Dr. Fonseca's Work

Fonseca and Heritage Language:
http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2006/12/15/heritage
http://www.abqjournal.com/education/489548education09-03-06.htm


Hispanidades:
https://asunews.asu.edu/20120914_hispanidades
www.lrc.columbia.edu/hispanidades

UW English Department Newsletter 2013
http://www.uwyo.edu/english/_files/docs/departmentofenglishnewsletter2013.pdf


Fonseca discusses her work on PBS Arizona: 
http://www.azpbs.org/horizonte/detailvid.php?id=995


Fonseca receives the 2013 NACCS Antonia I. Castañeda Award: 
http://www.naccs.org/naccs/awards.asp


Fonseca in Arizona State University News:
https://asunews.asu.edu/20130423_studentgrad_Fonseca


Contact 

vfonseca@uwyo.edu


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