Under Review for Program Inclusion

April 2018 “El Color de Las Yardas: The Mexican Working Class and Encounters with Color Hierarchies in Mexican South Chicago” for the Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies at Bowling Green University, (Ohio)

July 2018 “Los Morenos and the Mexicans: Of Muggings, Critical Colorism, and Relational Race-Making Processes in South Chicago” at The Latina/o Studies Association Conference, (Washington, DC)


Jan 2018 “Migration and Solutions” Expert panel presenter organized by the Department of Geography at Indiana University (Bloomington, IN)

April 2018 “Border Theory in Northern Cities: A Case for Trans/Inter/Cross (Un)disciplinarity in Chicana/o Studies and Beyond .” at National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies meeting, April 4-7, 2018 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.