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Constance CortezConstance Cortez (Ph.D.)
Associate Professor in Chicano/a Art History and Post Contact Art of Mexico

Dr. Cortez teaches courses in Modern and Contemporary Art as well as in Colonial Art of Mexico. She publishes in two fields: Contemporary Chicano/a Art and Post-Contact Art of Mexico. Her two most recent volumes include Carmen Lomas Garza (Los Angeles and Minneapolis: UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center and the University of Minnesota Press, 2010) and Death and Afterlife in the Early Modern Hispanic World co-edited with John Beusterien (Minneapolis, Minnesota: University of Minnesota Press, 2010, Hispanic Issues Online). Cortez recently was recently awarded first place in the category of Best Arts Book (English) at the 2011 International Latino Book Awards.   For complete C-V, click here >>