Ellie D. Hernández

Ellie D. Hernández
Associate Professor

Office Location

1723 South Hall

Specialization

AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION:   

  • 20th Century American literature
  • U.S. Minority and Ethnic Literature
  • Cultural Studies and Critical Theory
  • Chicana/o and U.S. Latina/o Studies
  • Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Sexual Minorities and Immigration

Education

B.A.   (1987)  English/Political Science, Texas A&M International

M.A.   (1993) English Literature, Eastern Michigan University

Ph.D.  (2001) English literature, U.C. Berkeley

 

Research

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

  • Chicana/o and U.S. Latina/o literature
  • American Studies
  • Transnational and Global Studies
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • LGBTQ Studies

Publications

PUBLICATIONS

 

Books in Print

      Postnationalism in Chicana/o Literature and Culture

               University of Texas Press, 2009

 

     The Un/Making of Latina/o Citizenship: Culture Politics and Aesthetics

               Edited Critical Anthology

               With Dr. Eliza Rodriguez Y Gibson, Co- Editor

               Palgrave Macmillan Press 2014

 

Books In progress

      Transmovimientos: The LGBTQ Immigrant Experience

               Edited Critical Anthology

               With Dr. Eddy Alvarez, Co- Editor

 

Articles

“Cultura Joteria: The In’s and Out of Latina/o Popular Culture.” Routledge Handbook of Latino Pop Culture. New York, London: Routledge, 2016

 

“Latina/o Gender and Sexuality: Making a Difference” Co Authored with Deena J. Gonzalez. Latino Heritage Theme Study (OAH) Organization of American Historians. (Forthcoming) Spring 2016

 

“Transnational Méxican Cultural Production: El Otro Lado” Blanco, Cano R, and Rita Urquijo-Ruiz. Global Mexican Cultural Productions. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011. 

 

 

Courses