Alicia Gaspar de Alba|
(? - living) U.S.A.
B.A., English, University of Texas at El Paso, 1980, Magna cum laude. M.A., in English-Creative Writing Concentration, University of Texas at El Paso, 1983. Ph.D., University of New Mexico. American Studies 1994. Dissertation: "Mi Casa [No] Es Su Casa": The Cultural Politics of the Chicano Art: Resistance and Affirmation, 1965-1985, Exhibit.
Awarded Ralph Henry Gabriel Award for Best Dissertation in American Studies, 1994. Associate Director of the Chicano Studies Research Center. Associate Professor Alicia Gaspar de Alba has researched the "maquiladora murders" in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, since 1998.