"That Name Doesn't Sound Latina": An Autoethnography Exploration of the Politics of Naming and Identity


We are testimonialistas. Speaking from the wounds in our mouths (Weems, 2003) and the epistemology of our brown bodies (Cruz, 2001), we are here to disrupt articulations of our presumed ‘place’ both inside and outside of... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Sarah Upton (University of Texas at El Paso)

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Feminist and Women's Studies , Social Science--Qualitative


POL-1 » Our Education Won’t Save Us: (Re)claiming the Conversation on Being Presumed the "Help" (1:45pm - Thursday, 7th July, Altadena)

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