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Antonio Viego, Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Program and Associate Professor of Romance Studies

Antonio Viego

Latino Studies; Ethnic Studies; Queer/Lesbian/Gay Studies; Twentieth Century American Literatures; Critical Race Theory; Chicana Feminist Theory; Comparative Ethnicities; Lacanian Psychoanalytic Theory

Contact Info:
Office Location:  Director, Latino/a Studies 224 Friedl Building, Old Art Muse, East Campus, Durha
Office Phone:  (919) 668-2687
Email Address: send me a message

Teaching (Spring 2017):

    Friedl Bdg 102, MW 11:45 AM-01:00 PM
    (also cross-listed as LSGS 290S.02, NEUROSCI 290S.01, ROMST 390S.01)
    Bivins 214, W 03:05 PM-05:35 PM
Office Hours:

Wednesday: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Ph.D.University of Pennsylvania1999
B.A.Swarthmore College1989

Modern and Contemporary
Latino Studies
Latin-American Studies
Gender Studies, Feminism, Women Studies, Queer Studies
Psychoanalysis, Psychology
Film, Media and Visual Studies
Critical Theory, Philosophy
Research Interests:

Current projects: Psychoanalytic Theory and Latino/a Identities/Histories

Latino/a Studies, Queer/Lesbian/Gay Studies, Twentieth Century American Literatures, Critical Race Theory, Chicana Feminist Theory, Comparative Ethnicities, Psychoanalytic Theory

Areas of Interest:

Latino/a political movements
Latino/a literatures
Queer/Gay/Lesbian Theory
Gay/Lesbian History
Lacanian Psychoanalytic Theory
Cuban-American Literature
20th Century Cuban History


Latino/a • Sexuality • Gender • Psychoanalytic Theory

Current Ph.D. Students  

Recent Publications   (More Publications)

  1. A Viego, Review of "Appropriating Blackness: Performance and the Politics of Authenticity" by E. Patrick Johnson, GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies, vol. 11 no. 1 (July, 2015), pp. 135-138, Duke University Press, ISSN 1527-9375
  2. A Viego, Review of "The Puerto Rican Syndrome" by Patricia Gherovici, Latino Studies, vol. 3 (July, 2015), pp. 165-169, Palgrave Macmillan, ISSN 1476-3443
  3. Viego, A, The Madness of Curing, Dossier on Robyn Wiegman's Object Lessons, edited by Zahid R. Chaudhary, Feminist Formations, vol. 25 no. 3 (Winter, 2013), pp. 154-59, The Johns Hopkins University Press, ISSN 2151-7363  [abs]
  4. Viego, A, The Nightgown, Psychoanalysis and Race, edited by Lydia Kerr, CR: The New Centennial Review, vol. 13 no. 3 (November, 2013), pp. 29-51, Michigan State University Press, ISSN 1539-6630  [abs]
  5. Viego, A, Wounded Chicana Cartographies, in Mapping Latina/o Studies: An Interdisciplinary Reader, edited by Valdivia, AN; Garcia, M (July, 2012), Peter Lang International Academic Publishers, ISBN 143311156X
Conferences Organized

  • The Seeds of Change: Latino/as in the Here and Now, February 2003  
  • The Color of Hegemony: Latino/as in North Carolina, February 2002  

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