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Claire Fox

Claire Fox
M.F. Carpenter Professor of English
Education:
Ph.D. Comparative Literature, University of Iowa, 1995; M.A. Comparative Literature, University of Iowa, 1988
Office:
476 EPB
Phone:
319-335-0302
Curriculum Vitae:

Claire F. Fox is M. F. Carpenter Professor of English and holds a complimentary appointment in Spanish & Portuguese. Her interests include literary and cultural studies of the Americas, Latina/o/x Midwest studies, U.S.-Mexican border arts and culture, visual culture studies, and cultural policy studies. She is the author of Making Art Panamerican: Cultural Policy and the Cold War (Minnesota 2013; Metales Pesados 2016) and The Fence and the River: Culture and Politics at the U.S.-Mexico Border (Minnesota 1999). She is co-editor of Building Sustainable Worlds: Latinx Placemaking in the Midwest (Illinois, Latinos in Chicago and the Midwest series, expected 2022) and The Latina/o Midwest Reader (Illinois, Latinos in Chicago and the Midwest series, 2017). Her current research focuses on contemporary art and performance at heritage sites in the Americas.  

 

 Culture and Politics at the US Mexico Border     Cultural Policy and the Cold War      lat mid cover