Felicity Amaya Schaeffer

TitleAssociate Professor
DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentFeminist Studies Department,
Critical Race and Ethnic Studies
AffiliationsLatin American & Latino Studies,
Chicano Latino Research Center
Office334 Humanities I
Office HoursSpring 2014: Wednesdays 2-4pm
Campus Mail StopHumanities Academic Services
Felicity Amaya Schaeffer

Research Interests

Transnational feminism, migration, Latin American/Latino studies, Chicana/o studies, technology and the body, sexuality

Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D. American Studies (Minor in Advanced Feminist Studies), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

Selected Publications

  • "Flexible Technologies of Subjectivity and Mobility across the Americas," Special Issue of American Quarterly: Rewiring the 'Nation': The Place of Technology in American Studies, Fall 2006.

  • "Planet-Love.com: Cyberbrides in the Americas and the Transnational Routes of U.S. Masculinity," Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, Winter 2006 (vol. 30, no.2).

  • “Cyberbrides and Global Imaginaries: Mexican Women’s Turn from the National to the Foreign,” In Space and Culture: International Journal of Social Sciences 7, no. 1 (Feb 2004): 33-48.

  • "Mixed Race and Third Wave Feminism," Feminist Waves, Feminist Generations, May 2007, University of Minnesota Press, eds. Jennifer Pierce, Hoku Aikau, Karla Erickson.

Courses Taught

80B. Sexuality and Globalization
115. Gender, Sexuality, and Transnational Migration Across the Americas
120. Transnational Feminisms
124. Technology and Latinidad
194F. Chicana/Latina Cultural Production
211. Sexuality, Race, and Migration in the Americas