Domino R Perez
Associate Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
Phone: +1 512 232 7853, +1 512 471 4557
Domino Renee Perez is Associate Professor in the Department of English and the Center for Mexican American Studies, specializing in Chican@ Literature, American Literature, Popular Culture, Cultural Studies, and Film. Her book There Was A Woman: La Llorona From Folklore to Popular Culture examines La Llorona, the weeping woman, one of the most famous figures in US/Mexican folklore. Her current book project concerns Mexican American masculinity in literature and film.
For 2009-10, Perez will serve as interim Director for the Center for Mexican American Studies.