Graduate Students


  • Portrait
  • Violeta Orozco Barrera
  • Graduate Student, Teaching Assistant
  • Degree Program: PhD in Spanish Literature and Culture
  • Office: Academic Bldg. Rm. 5185
  • Phone: 848/932.6899
  • Email:
  • Bio: Violeta is a Ph.D. student in the Spanish Literature and Culture program. She holds an MA in Spanish Language and Literature from Ohio University and a BA in Philosophy from the National Autonomous University of Mexico.
  • Research Interests: Her main interests are Mexican, Chicana and border women's literature, feminism, ecofeminism and crónica latinoamericana and activist border art that represent urban violence and social transformations.