Race, labor, empire, social movements, urban studies, Latin American studies, Central America, Marxism, liberation theology
B.A.: CSU Long Beach
M.A.: University of California, Riverside
Ph.D.: University of California, Riverside
1998, UC Riverside, PhD Sociology
- Social Movements
- Urban Studies (Los Angeles)
- Racial Studies
- Religion (liberation theology)
- Latin American Studies (Central America)
- Labor Studies
- Political Economy (Marxism)
Starving For Justice: Hunger Strikes, Spectacular Speech, and the Struggle for Dignity. University of Arizona Press, 2017
“The Life of the Party: Alice McGrath, Multiracial Coalitions, and the Struggle for Social Justice,” Aztlan vol. 36, no. 1 (2011), pp. 69-98.
“A People’s History of Los Angeles: Is Another Los Angeles Possible?” Latino Studies vol. 8 (2010), pp. 271-283.