Karina Cespedes

Karina Cespedes

Biography

Karina Lissette Cespedes was born in Havana, Cuba and in 1980 migrated with her family to the U.S. She grew up in the port city of Elizabeth, New Jersey and received her B.A. in Puerto Rican and Hispanic Caribbean Studies from Rutgers University. She received her M.A and Ph.D. in Ethnic Studies from U.C Berkeley. Her research areas include U.S. Women of Color feminist thought and praxis, the legacy and afterlife of Cuban slavery, food insecurity within the context of Cuban tourism and sex work, as well as intersectional pedagogy. Some of her work has been published in Souls: A Critical Journal of Black Politics, Culture and Society, the Journal of Qualitative InquirySocial Identities: Journal for the Study of Race, Nation and Culture, the Journal for Social Work Education, and the journal Callaloo: A Journal of African Diasporic Arts and Letters.  Additional works have appeared in the collections A Window into Cuban and Cuban American StudiesTechnofuturos: Critical Interventions in Latina/o Studies, as well as the anthologies This Bridge We Call Home... and Tortilleras: An anthology of Queer Latinas and Performance.




Courses

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
18301 HUM4826 Postcolonial Theory Mixed-Mode/Reduce Seat-Time(M) Tu 01:30 PM - 02:45 PM Unavailable
No Description Available
17315 HUM4933 Senior Research Seminar Mixed-Mode/Reduce Seat-Time(M) Th 01:30 PM - 02:45 PM Unavailable
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
90570 HUM2020 Encountering the Humanities Mixed-Mode/Reduce Seat-Time(M) Th 12:00 PM - 01:15 PM Available
No Description Available
90699 HUM2020 Encountering the Humanities World Wide Web (W) Available
No Description Available
91996 HUM3460 Latin American Humanities World Wide Web (W) Available
No Description Available

No courses found for Summer 2019.

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
10376 HUM4933 Senior Research Seminar Face to Face Instruction (P) Tu 06:00 PM - 08:50 PM Available
No Description Available
11489 HUM4934 Key Conc in Hum & Cult Studies Face to Face Instruction (P) Tu,Th 01:30 PM - 02:45 PM Available
No Description Available

No courses found for Fall 2018.

Updated: Sep 6, 2019