New & Forthcoming Global Latin/o Americas Titles:
Spanish Perspectives on Chicano Literature: Literary and Cultural Essays
Edited by Jesús Rosales and Vanessa Fonseca
Forward by Francisco A. Lomeli
Pub date: July 26, 2017
204 pp. 6 x 9
Sponsored Migration: The State and Puerto Rican Postwar Migration to the United States
Pub date: July 12, 2017
292 pp. 6 x 9
La Verdad: An International Dialogue on Hip Hop Latinidades
Edited by Melissa Castillo-Garsow and Jason Nichols
Pub date: September 28, 2016
313 pp. 6 x 9
This new series focuses on the Latino experience in its totality as set within a global dimension. The series will showcase the variety and vitality of the presence and significant influence of Latinos in the shaping of the culture, history, politics and policies, and language of the Americas—and beyond. We welcome scholarship regarding the arts, literature, philosophy, popular culture, history, politics, law, and language studies, among others. Books in the series will draw from scholars from around the world.
About the Series Editors
The Advisory Board
Jorge Duany is the Director of the Cuban Research Institute and Professor of anthropology at Florida International University. He is the author of Blurred Borders: Transnational Migration between the Hispanic Caribbean and the United States and La nacíon en vaivén: Identidad, migración y cultura popular en Puerto Rico.
Peter Garcia is Professor of Chicano/a Studies at Cal State Northridge, author of Decolonizing Enchantment: Lyricism, Ritual, and Echoes of Nueva Mexicano Popular Music, and the co-editor of the Encyclopedia of Latino Popular Culture.
Alexandro José Gradilla is Associate Professor and chair of Chicana and Chicano Studies at California State Fullerton and author of the forthcoming Why Culture? The Problematic and Strategic Uses of Chicano/Mexicano Culture.
Elaine Levine is a researcher at the National Autonomous University of Mexico's Center for Research on North America, Mexico City, and Professor of the Graduate Program in Political and Social Sciences. She is author and editor of several books, including Los nuevos pobres de Estados Unidos: Los hispanos and La migración y los latinos en Estados Unidos: Visiones y conexiones.
Gabriella Sanchez is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Catholic University of America. She is author of Human Smuggling and Border Crossings.
Ninna Nyberg Sørensen is senior researcher at the Danish institute for International Studies as well as editor and author of several books, including Central American Migration, Remittances and Transnational Development and The Migration Industry and the Commercialization of International Migration.