WARNING: Publishing Scam Targeting Academics

I received an email from a colleague containing a warning about publishing scams doing the rounds in academe. The scammers email individuals with details of a publication opportunity in their field. They are suspected of getting information by going through online conference announcements and getting names of speakers and their papers. This LINK gives more […]

My First Television Studies Publication

My article called “‘Love American Style’: Race, Cuban Identity and Cultural Tyranny in Showtime’s Dexter“ has been published in American Studies Today Online (Vol 19). I am very grateful to the editors of this publication for accepting my article. Although my core research focus is Chicana Poetry I have maintained an interest in Film since […]

New Publication on Lorna Dee Cervantes and Rage Against the Machine

I am pleased to announce that my article titled, “Anti-Capitalist Critique and Travelling Poetry in the Works of Lorna Dee Cervantes and Rage Against the Machine” was published in the Journal of the International Association for Inter-American Research, Vol. 5 No. 1 (April 2012). The Issue is called Transitions and Continuities in Contemporary Chicano/a Culture […]