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Dr. Marci L. Carrasquillo
Marci L. Carrasquillo received her B.A. from the University of Connecticut and her M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Oregon. A two-time Ford Foundation Fellowship recipient, she is currently at work on a book project titled Chueco Roads: Remapping the American Road Trip, which traces the figure of the road in Latina/o literature since the liberation movements of the 1960s. She has published articles on the novels of Oscar "Zeta" Acosta and the coquí as a critical symbol of Puerto Rican nationalism. She teaches U.S. Latina/o literature as well as all periods of U.S. literature.