Center for the Study of the Peoples of the Americas

500 Years of Nicaraguan LGBT History: A Book Talk by Dr. Victoria González-Rivera

Wednesday, November 15, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:15pm

Whitsett Room (SH 451)
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Dr. Victoria González-Rivera is Associate Professor of Chicana/o Studies at San Diego State University. Professor González-Rivera is the first woman of Nicaraguan ancestry to obtain a Ph.D. in Latin American History from a U.S. university and is a pioneer in the fields of Nicaraguan women’s and LGBTQ+ history. Her publications include Radical Women in Latin America: Left and Right (2001) and Before the Revolution: Women’s Rights and Right-Wing Politics in Nicaragua, 1821-1979 (2011), among others.