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Ph.D., Spanish, School of International Letters and Cultures, Arizona State University. Concentration on Latina/o Studies. 

M.A.,  Spanish, Arizona State University. Concentration Latina/o Literature and Culture.

B.A.,   Spanish Literature, Florida State University. Minor in Italian.

Italian Language and Culture, Dante Alligier Instituto Italiano. Florence, Italy.


My research interests include all that encompasses Latina/o Chicana/o Diaspora Studies, Literature and Culture; Mexican American Studies; LGBTQA Identites; U.S. Latino Immigration; Visual Art and Culture; Media; Theater and Performance.

I also incorporate Civilizations of the U.S Southwest; Afro-Hispanic Caribbean Poetry; Indigenous Studies; U.S. Latina/o Religious Hybridity and Asian Latina/o Literature and Documentaries in my courses.

In regards to history and politics, U.S. Latinos/as Chicanas/os in Military and Sports are also of strong interest.

I am active in building bridges between community and academia, and I am honored to hold the Rudolfo Anaya One Year Visiting Professor position at University of Wyoming. 


LTST 1101-01: Latina/o Popular Culture

LTST 1300-01: Intro to Latina/o Studies

ENGL 1101-02: U.S. Latina Writers

ENGL 2020-08: Intro to Latino Literature

LTST 2360-01: Mexican American Literature

LTST 3200-01: Perspectives in Chicana Studies

LTST 4470-01/ENGL 4470-01: Chicano Folklore

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