Steering Committee

  • Thomas Abercrombie

    Professor Department of Anthropology/CLACS FAS

  • Jans Andermann

    Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese FAS

  • Miriam Basilio

    Associate Professor Museum Studies and Department of Art History FAS

  • Barbara Browning

    Associate Professor Department of Performance Studies TSOA

  • Sebastián Calderón Bentín

    Assistant Professor Department of Theater TSOA

  • Pamela Calla

    Clinical Associate Professor Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies FAS

  • Ana María Dopico

    Associate Professor Department of Spanish and Portuguese FAS

  • R. Luke Dubois

    Associate Professor Technology, Culture and Society Tandon School of Engineering

  • Stephen Duncombe

    Professor Department of Media, Culture, and Communication

  • Ada Ferrer

    Professor Department of History FAS

  • Licia Fiol-Matta

    Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese FAS

  • Sibylle Fischer

    Associate Professor Department of Spanish and Portuguese FAS

  • Malik Gaines

    Assistant Professor Department of Performance Studies TSOA

  • Faye Ginsburg

    David B. Kriser Professor Department of Anthropology FAS

  • Gabriel Giorgi

    Associate Professor Department of Spanish and Portuguese FAS

  • Greg Grandin

    Professor Department of History FAS

  • Lynn Gumpert

    Director Grey Art Gallery

  • Jill Lane

    Associate Professor Department of Spanish and Portuguese

  • André Lepecki

    Associate Professor Department of Performance Studies TSOA

  • Debra Levine

    Assistant Professor Theater Program NYU Abu Dhabi

  • Nicholas Mirzoeff

    Professor Department of Media, Culture, and CommunicationNYU Steinhardt

  • Tomás Urayoán Noel

    Associate Professor Department of English FAS

  • Lorie Novak

    Professor Department of Photography and Imaging TSOA

  • Ann Pellegrini

    Professor Department of Performance Studies SCA/TSOA/FAS

  • Dana Polan

    Professor Department of Cinema Studies TSOA

  • Rubén Polendo

    Associate Professor Theater Program NYU Abu Dhabi

  • Rubén Ríos

    Professor Department of Spanish and Portuguese FAS

  • Dylan Robbins

    Associate Professor Department of Spanish and Portuguese FAS

  • María Josefina Saldaña

    Associate Professor Department of Social and Cultural Analysis FAS

  • Karen Shimakawa

    Professor Department of Performance Studies TSOA

  • Anna Deavere Smith

    University Professor Department of Performance Studies

  • Robert Stam

    Associate Professor Department of Anthropology FAS

  • Marita Sturken

    Professor Department of Media, Culture, and Communication NYU Steinhardt

  • Sinclair Thomas

    Professor Department of History FAS

  • Laura Torres-Rodríguez

    Assistant Professor Department of Spanish and Portuguese FAS

  • Zeb Tortorici

    Assistant Professor Department of Spanish and Portuguese FAS

  • Alexandra Vazquez

    Associate Professor Department of Performance Studies TSOA

  • Alejandra Velasco

    Associate Professor Gallatin School

  • Deborah Willis

    Professor Department of Photography and Imaging TSOA

Council

  • Sérgio Andrade

    Professor Department of Arts of the Body Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)

  • Shannon Bell

    Professor Department of Political Science York University

  • Kathleen Buddle

    Associate Professor Department of Anthropology University of Manitoba

  • Nao Bustamante

    Vice Dean and Associate ProfessorRoski School of the ArtsUniversity of Southern California

  • Charlotte Canning

    Professor Department of Theatre and Dance University of Texas at Austin

  • Andre Carreira

    Professor Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina

  • Sue-Ellen Case

    Professor and Chair Department of Theater School of Theater, Film and Television, UCLA

  • Anabelle Contreras Castro

    Professor, School of Scenic Arts Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica

  • Kency Cornejo

    Assistant ProfessorDepartment of Art and Art History

  • Jean-François Côté

    Professor Université du Québec à Montréal

  • Roewan Crowe

    Associate Professor and Chair Women’s Gender Studies University of Winnipeg

  • Petrona de la Cruz Cruz

    Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya San Cristóbal de las Casas, México

  • Eleonora Fabião

    Artist Federal University of Rio de Janeiro Brazil

  • Susanna Friedmann

    Associate Professor Institute of Aesthetic Research Universidad Nacional de Colombia

  • Marcela Fuentes

    Assistant Professor Department of Performance Studies Northwestern University

  • Esther Gabara

    Associate Professor Department of Romance Studies and Art, Art History Visual Studies Duke University

  • Regina Josá Galindo

    Artist Guatemala

  • Maruja García Padilla

    Associate Professor Department of Humanities Women and Gender Studies Program Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Río Piedras

  • Beatrice Glow

    Artist New York

  • Macarena Gómez-Barris

    Professor and Chair Department of Social Science and Cultural Studies Pratt Institute

  • Paola Hernández

    Associate Professor Department of Spanish and Portuguese University of Wisconsin-Madison

  • Jorge Hernández Esguep

    Director School of Visual Arts Universidad Austral de Chile

  • Teresa Hernández

    Artist USA Artists Puerto Rico

  • Marianne Hirsch

    Professor, Departments of English and Comparative Literature Director, Institute for Research on Women and Gender Columbia University

  • Karen Jaime

    Assistant Professor of Performing and Media Arts and Latina/o Studies, Cornell University

  • Stephen Johnson

    Professor Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies University of Toronto

  • Smaro Kamboureli

    Professor Department of English University of Toronto

  • Peter Kulchyski

    Professor Department of Native Studies University of Manitoba

  • Dominika Laster

    Assistant Professor of TheatreDepartment of Theatre History and Criticism

  • Stephen Allen Lawson

    Artist, 2boys.tv Montreal, Canada

  • Zeca Ligiéro

    Professor Center of Arts and Literature Programa de Pós-Graduação em Teatro Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro

  • Elisabeth Silva Lopes

    Professor Department of Theatre Arts School of Arts and Communications Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil

  • Agnes Lugo-Ortiz

    Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in Spanish Department of Romance Languages and Literatures University of Chicago

  • Lillian Manzor

    Associate Professor Modern Languages and Literatures University of Miami

  • Leda Martins

    Professor Department of Literature Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

  • Paloma McGregor

    Artist Angela’s Pulse/Dancing While Black New York

  • Kaitlin McNally Murphy

    Assistant Professor Department of Spanish and Portuguese University of Arizona

  • Lorie Novak

    Professor Department of Photography and Imaging New York University

  • Julio Pantoja

    Artist Argentina

  • Luis Peirano

    Professor School of Arts and Sciences Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

  • Antonio Prieto-Stambaugh

    Professor Department of Theater Universidad Veracruzana

  • Teresa Ralli

    Artist Grupo Cultural Yuyachkani Peru

  • Pilar Riaño-Alcalá

    Associate Professor School of Social Work and Family Studies The University of British Columbia

  • Milla C. Riggio

    Professor Department of English Trinity College

  • Ramón Rivera-Servera

    Associate Professor and Chair Department of Performance Studies Northwestern University

  • Jesusa Rodríguez

    Artist Resistencia Creativa Mexico

  • Analola Santana

    Assistant Professor Department of Spanish and Portuguese Dartmouth College

  • Kim Sawchuk

    Professor Department of Communication Studies Concordia University

  • Javier Serna

    Professor School of Theater Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León

  • Jacques Servin

    Artist The Yes Men/New York University

  • Roberto Sifuentes

    Associate Professor, Performance School of the Arts Institute of Chicago

  • Peggy Shaw

    Artist Split Britches New York

  • Doris Sommer

    Professor Department of Romance Languages and Literatures Harvard University

  • Silvia Spitta

    Professor and Chair Departments of Spanish and Comparative Literature Dartmouth College

  • Marcos Steuernagel

    Assistant Professor Department of Theatre and Dance University of Colorado Boulder

  • Mark Sussman

    Associate Professor Department of Theater Concordia University

  • Diana Taylor

    University Professor Departments of Performance Studies and Spanish Founding Director, Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics New York University

  • Dot Tuer

    Professor OCAD University

  • Gina Ulysse

    Professor Anthropology and African American Studies Wesleyan University

  • Paolo Vignolo

    Professor Departamento de Historia Universidad Nacional de Colombia

  • Tamara Underiner

    Associate Professor School of Theater and Film Arizona State University

  • Lois Weaver

    Artist Split Britches New York

  • Brenda Werth

    Associate Professor Department of Language and Foreign Study American University

  • Jennifer Willet

    Assistant Professor School of Visual Arts University of Windsor

  • Patricia Ybarra

    Associate Professor Department of Theater Arts and Performance Studies Brown University