Clarissa Castaneda, PhD

Latina & Chicana American Literature and Cultures

Indigenous Literature and Cultures

American Ethnic Literature

20th and 21st Century Poetry

American Film & Television

Archive Theory & Digital Cultures

Visual Cultures & the Counter-Historical

Race & Systems of Oppression

Hybrid & Fringe Narratives of the Americas

Literature of the Americas

Literacy Theory & Anti-Racist Pedagogy

Children’s Literature

Recommended Book For February & March 2022

The Stars Beneath Our Feet

by David Barclay Moore

This Y/A novel centers Lolly Rachpaul, a Black pre-teen navigating his Harlem childhood.

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