Horacio N. Roque Ramírez completed his Ph.D. in Comparative Ethnic Studies at the University of California, Berkeley in 2001, and was a UC President's Postdoctoral Fellow at UCLA in 2001-2003. He has contributed to the Journal of the History of Sexuality, the Oral History Review, CORPUS: An HIV Prevention Publication, and the forthcoming anthology, Archive Stories: Evidence, Experience, and History (Duke University Press). He received the 2002-2003 CLAGS (Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies) Fellowship, the 2004 Oral History Association Article Award, and has served on the advisory board of San Francisco's Proyecto ContraSIDA Por Vida. He teaches in the Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies and is affiliated with Latin American and Iberian Studies Department at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Entries by Horacio N. Roque Ramírez
social sciences >> El Salvador
Although there have been recent attempts to organize glbtq people for political and social action in El Salvador, the country's history of homophobic repression continues.
social sciences >> Latina/Latino Americans
Latina/o glbtq communities in the U.S. pursue multiple visions, diverse politics, and a variety of struggles for identity and liberation; their efforts have helped shape the meaning of what it means to be queer and Latina and Latino in the U.S. and transnationally.