Melissa Villa-Nicholas

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I am faculty at the University of Rhode Island’s Graduate School of Library and Information Studies (GSLIS) in the Harrington School of Media and Communications. My research interests include the history of Latina/os with information technologies and information spaces, Latina/o socio-techno practices, new media studies, and race/class/gender technology studies. My dissertation research is a critical historical analysis of Latina information workers in telecommunications in Southern California. You can contact me at . View my Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Statement, and Research Statement.