Board of Advisors

 
 
 

Silvia Marina Arrom
Professor of History
Jane’s Professor of Latin American Studies
Brandeis University

Paola Bacchetta
Associate Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies
University of California at Berkeley

Laura Briggs
Professor and Chair, Department of Women’s Studies
University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Ann D. Braude
Director, Women’s Studies in Religion Program
Harvard Divinity School

Juan Carlos Cardoza-Oquendo
Workers' Defense Project
Dallas, Texas

Michael Denning
William R. Kenan Professor of American Studies
and Director of the Initiative on Labor and Culture
Yale University

Nancy MacLean
Arts and Sciences Professor of History
Duke University

Florencia Mallon
Professor and Chair, Department of History
University of Wisconsin

Beatriz Manz
Professor of Ethnic Studies
University of California at Berkeley

Mark Overmyer-Velázquez
Assoc. Professor of History and Director of Latin American and Caribbean Studies
University of Connecticut

Naomi Paik
Asst. Professor of American Studies
University of Texas at Austin

Jennifer Scheper Hughes
Asst. Professor of Religion
University of California at Riverside

Alicia Schmidt-Camacho
Sarai Ribicoff Associate Professor of American Studies
Yale University

Lisa Duggan
Professor of Social and Cultural Analysis
New York University

Ada Ferrer
Assoc. Professor of History and Director of Latin American and Caribbean Studies
New York University

Neil Foley
Professor of History and American Studies
University of Texas at Austin

Tom Fritsche, Esquire
Southern Poverty Law Center

Jean Franco
Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Emerita
Columbia University

Alejandro Galeana
Georgia Undocumented Youth Alliance
Athens, GA

Katharine Gin
Co-founder and Director
Educators for Fair Consideration

María Elena Martínez López
Assoc. Professor of History and American Studies and Ethnicity
University of Southern California

Yolanda Martínez-San Miguel
Professor and Director,
Institute for Research on Women
Latino Studies and Comparative Literature
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey

Kwame Phillips
Filmmakers Without Borders
Chiang Mai, Thailand

Stephen Pitti
Professor of History and American Studies
Director of the Program in Ethnicity and Immigration
Yale University

Gabriela Soto Laveaga
Assoc. Professor of History
University of California at Santa Barbara

Elliott Young
Professor of History
Lewis and Clark College

Eddie S. Glaude, Jr.,
William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African American Studies
Department of Religion
Chair, Center for African American Studies
Princeton University

Glenda Gilmore
Peter V. and C. Vann Woodward Professor of History, African American Studies and American Studies
Yale University

Greg Grandin
Professor of History
New York University

Karen Graubart
Carl E. Koch Associate Professor of History
Notre Dame University

Nicole Guidotti-Hernández
Assoc. Professor of American Studies
University of Texas at Austin

David G. Gutiérrez
Professor of History
University of California at San Diego

Laura G. Gutiérrez
Assoc. Professor of Spanish and Portuguese
University of Arizona

Chandra Talpade Mohanty
Professor of Women's and Gender Studies
Dean's Professor of Humanities
Syracuse University

Adelina Nicholls
Executive Director
Georgia Latino Alliance for Human Rights

Barbara Ransby
Professor of History and African-American Studies
University of Illinois at Chicago

Dionicia Ramos
Assistant Director, Latin American Studies Center
The University of California at Berkeley

Steve J. Stern
Alberto Flores Galindo Professor of History
University of Wisconsin

Sarah Haley
Assistant Professor of Women's Studies and African American Studies
University of California at Los Angeles

David Kazanjian
Associate Professor of English
University of Pennsylvania

Robin D. G. Kelley
Professor of History and Black Studies at UCLA

Anna Kim
Assistant Professor, School of City and Regional Planning Georgia Institute of Technology

Kung Li, Esquire
Atlanta, Georgia

Claudio Lomnitz
Campbell Family Professor of Anthropology
Columbia University

Staughton Lynd
Coordinator, Freedom Schools, 
1964 Mississippi Summer Project

Victor M. Macías González
Assoc. Professor of History
Director, Center for Latina/o and Latin American Studies
University of Wisconsin at La Crosse

Conor Oberst
Musician, Bright Eyes (Saddle Creek Records)
Member, The Sound Strike

Denis O'Hearn
Professor of Sociology
SUNY-Binghamton

Josefina Saldaña
Director, Latino Studies Program
Department of Social & Cultural Analysis
New York University

George J. Sánchez
Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity and History
University of Southern California

Julie Weise
Asst. Professor of International Studies
California State University at Long Beach