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Kristen Elias Rowley, Editor in Chief
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Acquires in: Latinx studies, race and ethnic studies, cultural studies

Series: Formations: Adoption, Kinship, & Culture Global Latino/a Americas Race & Mediated Cultures



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Winner, 2022 NCA Marie Hochmuth Nichols Award

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Diverse Futures: Science Fiction and Authors of Color

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Joy Sanchez-Taylor

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Susan E. Kirtley

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Alyson K. Spurgas

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Heidi Yoston Lawrence

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Amanda Nell Edgar

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Stephanie Fetta

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