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Literature educator , researcher

Louis G. Mendoza, American literature educator, researcher. Grantee, National Endowment of the Humanities, 1999, 2001, 2003. Chairman board directors San Antonio Cultural Arts, 1997—2003; Member of National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies (associate; general coordinator 1999—2000).

Background

Mendoza, Louis G. was born on August 25, 1960 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Joe and Mary C. Mendoza.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1994.

Career

Assistant professor English University Houston, 1994—1995. Associate professor University Texas, San Antonio, since 1996. Visiting professor Brown University, Providence, 1995—1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (critical study) Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana/o History. Editor: (anthology) Crossing Into America: The New Literature of Immigration.

Membership

Chairman board directors San Antonio Cultural Arts, 1997—2003. Member of National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies (associate. General coordinator 1999—2000).

Connections

father:
Joe Mendoza

mother:
Mary C. Mendoza