Department of Spanish and Portuguese
PhD, University of California, 1998
MA, San Francisco State University, 1990-1992
BA, San Francisco State University, 1987-1990
BiographyMiguel López Lozano's areas of specialization are Mexican and Chicano literature, 20th and 21st centuries Latin American literature and Border Studies. His articles have appeared on both sides of the U.S. - Mexico Border and Europe. He is the author of Utopian Dreams, Apocalyptic Nightmares: Globalization in Recent Mexican and Chicano Narrative (Purdue University Press, 2008). His current research focuses on globalization and the relation of Mexico, the United States and Central America through the language of violence and historical trauma.
- Mexican and Chicano literature
- 20th & 21st century Latin American literature and Cultural Studies
- Border Studies Violence and Culture