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'From Tex[t]-Mex to Mextasy to Eyegiene'

Tuesday, November 19, 2013
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Haines Hall Dept Room - - Chicano Studies Res Ctr Library Rm 144

William Nericcio

See below for additional information.

Admission

Free and open to the public.

Contact

Chicano Studies Research Center
(310) 825-2363
csrcinfo@chicano.ucla.edu

Website

http://www.chicano.ucla.edu/events/william-nericcio-tex...

Additional Information

Please join us in the CSRC Library when William Nericcio presents the talk "From Tex[t]-Mex to Mextasy to Eyegiene: Televisually Supercharged Hallucinations of 'Mexicans' in our Digital Humanities-laced, Technosexually Voyeuristic Tomorrow(s)."

William Nericcio is a professor of English and comparative literature at San Diego State University, where he also serves on the faculties of the Latin American studies and Chicana/o studies departments, and as director of MALAS (Master of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences), a cultural studies graduate program.

He is the author of "Tex[t]-Mex: Seductive Hallucinations of“Mexicans” in America" (2007), and editor of "The Hurt Business: Oliver Mayer's Early Works Plus [+]" (2008) and "Homer from Salinas: John Steinbeck’s Enduring Voice for California" (2009).

Nericcio blogs at http://textmex.blogspot.com/ and http://eyegiene.tumblr.co. Co-sponsored by the UCLA César E. Chávez Department of Chicana/o Studies.

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