Emma Pérez

Dr. Emma Pérez earned a PH.D. in history from UCLA and taught in the Department of History at the University of Texas, El Paso from 1990 to 2003, where she also functioned as Chair. From 2003 to 2017, she taught in the Department of Ethnic Studies at University of Colorado, Boulder, also serving as Chair and ushering in the Department's Ph.D. in Comparative Ethnic Studies, Perez has published fiction, essays, and the history monography, "The Decolonial Imaginary: Writing Chicanas into History" (1999), which has been cited in several disciplines. Emma is a Research Social Scientist with teaching responsibilities in Gender and Women's Studies.

Upcoming Classes

Class Date/Time
Food for Thought - Virtual Lunch Dates
Instructor: Ben Wilder, David Yetman, Emma Pérez, Gary Paul Nabhan, Jennifer Jenkins, Robin C Reineke
Fridays, Sept 25 – Oct 30, 12:00-1:30pm
Food for Thought - From Translator to Traitor
Instructor: Emma Pérez
Friday, Nov 6, Noon – 1:30 pm (AZ time)