Latina/o Studies

Faculty and Staff

Dr. Margarita Pignataro, Ph.D.

Visiting Professor, Latina/o Studies 

B.A., Florida State University
M.A., Arizona State University
Ph.D., Arizona State University

Phone: (307) 766-4127
Office: Ross Hall 104  


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Professor Pignataro's 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.

She also incorporated 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 her courses.

Teaching: Latina/o Popular Culture, Intro to Latina/o Studies, U.S. Latina Writers, Intro to Latino Literature, Mexican American Literature, Perspectives in Chicana Studies, Chicano Folklore

Contact Us

School of Culture, Gender & Social Justice | Latina/o Studies

Dept. 4297
1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-2733

Fax: 307-766-2555


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