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Latino/a Studies Faculty

 

Christina Bejarano
Associate Professor
785-864-9122
Marta Caminero-Santangelo
785-979-2513
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Associate Professor
785-864-2236
213P Bailey Hall

Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin

 

Stuart Day
Associate Professor, Interim Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
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Associate Professor
785-864-2303
213M Bailey Hall

Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley

Valerie Mendoza
Lecturer
407 Bailey Hall

Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley

Brent Metz
Associate Professor, Associate Chair, Curriculum Coordinator -- Dept of Anthropology
785-864-2631
Shannon Portillo
Associate Professor, Undergraduate Program Coordinator
785-864-9098
Luciano Tosta
Associate Professor of Brazilian Literature and Culture
785-864-1133

Announcements
  • Sherri Tucker, KU Professor and author of “Dance Floor Democracy: The Social Geography of Memory at the Hollywood Canteen,” presents at 6 p.m. tonight at the American Jazz Museum (1616 E 18th St., Kansas City, MO 64108), where she will also display some of the photographs she’s uncovered in her research, play a few of the audio recordings from of her interviews with Canteen patrons, and finish with a Q&A session. More.
  • KU Special Education Department: With Ray Pence
  • Seizing Freedom: With David Roediger and Peter St. Clair
  • Tribute Or Tribulation? How do we commemorate history? What is the best way to remember a conflicted and painful past? And who gets to decide? Listen here »
  • CLAS names 1st associate dean for diversity, equity and inclusion (KU News link)
  • Congratulations to Ph.D. student Marilyn Ortega for being selected as one of the inaugural National Humanities Without Walls Predoctoral Fellows for 2017.
  • Ben Schmack won the Best Ph.D. Paper Award at the 2016 Northern Illinois University History Graduate Student Conference.  Congratulations, Ben!
  • Congratulations to Kathryn Vaggalis who received the Center for Migration Research Graduate Student Grant.
  • Ph.D. student Gamze Kati was one of the winners of the second annual IEHS graduate student blog competition this year.  Congratulations, Gamze!
Upcoming Events
Hall Center Humanities Lecture Series
A forum for interdisciplinary dialogue between renowned speakers, the university and the surrounding communities.
Schedule of Lectures

Disability Studies Seminar presents Subini Annamma
"Disrupting the Carceral State through the Socio-spatial Dialectic: Exploring the Trajectories of Incarcerated Young Women of Color with Disabilities"
Thursday, January 26, 2017 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Hall Center for the Humanities, Seminar Room 1
Event Flyer (PDF)
 

 

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