Marisel Moreno is Associate Professor of Latino/a Literature at the University of Notre Dame. Issues of race, gender, and ethnicity are central to her work, which also examines the literary and cultural production of Afro-Latinos and the so-called “Other” Latinos (Salvadorans, Guatemalans, and Peruvians). She has published articles in Afro-Hispanic Review, CENTRO, The Latino(a) Research Review, Latino Studies, Hispanic Journal, and Sargasso, among others. She was a recipient of the American Association of University Women Fellowship in 2009-2010.
Caribbean Latino/a literature and culture, Afro-Latino/a and Afro-Latin American literatures, the “Other” Latinos (Central American and South American), women’s literature, migration, race, gender, ethnicity, and biculturalism, service-learning and community-based learning pedagogy.
Representations of migration and marginality in Afro-Dominican, Peruvian, and Salvadoran literatures in the U.S.
- Sheedy Excellence in Teaching Award - 2016
- Rev. William A. Toohey, C.S.C., Award for Social Justice - 2019
Kellogg Faculty Fellows To Receive ND Honors
May 9, 2019
Faculty fellows at the Kellogg Institute for International Studies are receiving four of nine prestigious annual awards being given to faculty by the University of Notre Dame.
Faculty Fellows Engage in "Listening to Puerto Rico" Research
Aug 28, 2018
Faculty Fellows Marisel Moreno and Thomas F. Anderson (romance languages and literatures), and University of Michigan colleague Will Potter interviewed more than 30 Puerto Rico residents this summer as part of a joint Notre Dame-Michigan project documenting the experiences of Hurricane Maria survivors.