Ellie D. Hernández

Ellie D. Hernández
Associate Professor
DEI Officer

Office Location

1723 South Hall

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

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

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