Profiles in "Latina/o Studies" Expertise Area

  • Espinosa is an Arizona-based artist, activist, teacher, and vocal coach. She has performed, lectured, and taught voice around the world since 1992.
  • Sarat's work explores the intersection of religion and migration in the U.S.-Mexico borderlands, with special attention to ways in which people draw upon religion to formulate notions of belonging and confront challenges.
  • Aviles-Santiago is Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Curricular Innovation, Associate Professor of Communication and Culture, Media Scholar, and Director of OVMAE at ASU.
  • Vanessa Fonseca-Chávez is a Chicana scholar whose research focuses on place studies, rural communities, and the legacies of colonialism in Chicanx and Indigenous literature and culture.
  • Flores-González' current research explores the effects of racialization on the ways young adults understand national belonging.