Michelle Joffroy

Associate Professor of Spanish & Portuguese; Director of Latin America & Latino/a Studies

Michelle Joffroy

Contact & Office Hours

8 College Lane #201

413-585-3452

Education

Ph.D., M.A., University of Arizona

B.A., University of Massachusetts Amherst

Biography

Michelle Joffroy teaches courses on cultural production in the United States-Mexico borderlands, Zapatismo and indigenous cultural resistance, women's narratives, environmental justice, and Spanish for heritage speakers.

Joffroy's research focuses on questions of gender, ethnicity and representation at the intersection of cultural production and transnational social movements.

She serves on the Latin American and Latino/a Studies Program, the Program for the Study of Women and Gender, the Environmental Science and Policy Program, the Sustainable Food Concentration and the Advisory Committee to the Center for Global Studies.