Latinx and Latin American Profiles
The focus of this series is on contemporary Latinx and Latin American literary, visual, and performing artists. The books published in this series outline the shape of US Latinx and Latin American producers of cultural content and their work. It offers scholars the possibility of formulating an interpretive approach to an individual artist, group of artists, movement, or genre. It is multidisciplinary and seeks out works on established and emerging artists.
Acquiring Editor: Joshua Shanholtzer
Frederick Luis AldamaThe Ohio State University
Frederick Luis Aldama is University Distinguished Scholar as well as Arts & Humanities Distinguished Professor at The Ohio State University. He is the author, coauthor, or editor of more than thirty books. Aldama is the founder and director of the Latinx Space for Enrichment Research, which received the White House Hispanic Bright Spot award. Aldama is the recipient of the American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education’s Outstanding Latino/a Faculty in Higher Education award as well as the Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching. In 2017 he was inducted into the Academy of Teaching.