PhD Student (advised by Steven B. Bunker)
Specialty Fields: Latin America, Modern Mexico
MA – Texas Christian University, 2014
BA – Texas A&M University, 2007
- Looking at migrant groups and their impact on Mexican nationalism through various forms of popular culture.
- “Balalaikas & Mariacheras: The Impact of Russian Immigrants on Mexican Cultural Nationalism.”
- “Melodramatic Nationalism: The Cinematic Construction of Mexican Identity after the Revolution, 1930 – 1950.”