Erika R. Rendón-Ramos

Erika Rendón-Ramos
Graduate Student
Education: 
B.A. Southwestern University, 2010, magna cum laude
Fields of Study: 

Primary Field: 19th & 20th Century Mexico (Advised by Alida Metcalf)

Secondary Field: Latin America (Advised by Moramay Lopez-Alonso)

Additional Field: 19th Century United States Southwest Borderlands (Advised by Caleb McDaniel)

Research Interests: 

My research interests include 19th and 20th century Mexico and its relation to the U.S.  Southwest borderlands. I am currently exploring how border cities established celebrations in order to attract attention from the national government in an era when the border was declining in significance.