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Angelica Huizar Ph.D.

Angelica Huizar Ph.D.


Professor & Chair
World Languages & Cultures

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Education/Credentials



  • Expertise

    Latin American Literature
    Latin American Electronic Literature, New Media Arts, and Cyberculture
    Cultural Studies
    Avant-garde and Neo-avant-garde Poetry
    Intersection of Digital Poetics with Theories of Performance
  • Research Interests

    Digital culture, digital humanities particularly from Latin America, Cultural Studies and world literature
  • 2011: Special Recognition, recipient of letter of appreciation and recognition from President Felipe Calderón Hinojosa, President of Mexico, for work as Advisory Council on educational matters at the Institute for Mexicans Abroad in Washington, D.C., President Felipe Calderón Hinojosa, President of Mexico
  • 2009: Advisory Council for the Mexican Embassy , Institute for Mexicans Abroad
  • 2008: Faculty Special Recognition, Faculty Awards & Retirement Dinner, Old Dominion Univ.
  • 2007: The Robert G. Mead, Jr. Travel & Study / Research Award, American Association of Teachers of Spanish & Portuguese
  • 1999: Excellence in Graduate Student Mentoring and Teaching Assistant Development Award, Univ. of California, Irvine
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Huizar, A. J. "Summer Faculty Univ. Fellowship Award" $5,000. Old Dominion University. May, 2005 - August, 2005
    Huizar, A. J. "President’s Year Dissertation Fellowship" $24,000. September, 2002 - June, 2003
    Huizar, A. J. "Collaborative Research Grant" $5,000. April 21, 2000 - April 24, 2000
    Huizar, A. J. "Collaborative Research Grant" $5,000. May 2, 1999 - May 5, 1999
    Huizar, A. J. "Humanities Summer Research Grant" $1,000. June, 1998 - August, 1998