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Curiel, Barbara Brinson

Curiel, Barbara Brinson

Literary Studies, Writing Practices
Critical Race, Gender and Sexuality Studies (CRGS) and English
Ph.D., Literature, University of California, Santa Cruz
M.A., Spanish, Stanford University
B.A., English and Spanish, Mills College
Office:  Behavioral & Social Sciences Building 240 
Phone:  707.826.3474
Email: Barbara.Curiel@humboldt.edu
Current Research, Scholarly Interests, and Related Activities
Chicana/o and Latina/o Literatures; American Literature; Poetry; Women of Color Feminisms; and Transnational Literatures


Poem, “My Father Comes Home From Work,” in The Acentos Review, August 2012: http://www.acentosreview.com/august_2012/Curiel.html
Birthing Genoveva: A Conversation with Barbara Brinson Curiel, Letras Latinas Blog, Institute for Latino Studies, University of Notre Dame: http://letraslatinasblog.blogspot.com/2014/05/birthing-genoveva-conversation-with.html


Recent publications

Selected Publications:
  • Mexican Jenny and Other Poems, Anhinga Press, 2014, Winner of the 2012 Philip Levine Prize, Anhinga Press
  • "Writing in the Disciplinary Borderlands" MFS: Modern Fiction Studies 54.2 (2008): 405-412.
  • "Sandra Cisneros, Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories." Reading U.S. Latina Writers: Remapping American Literature. 51-60. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.
  • "The General's Pants: A Chicana Feminist (Re)Vision of the Mexican Revolution in Sandra Cisneros's 'Eyes of Zapata'." Western American Literature 35.4 (2001): 403-427.
  • Speak to Me from Dreams. Berkeley: Third Woman Press, 1989.