chapter  6
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A Latina Testimonio: Challenges as an Academic, Issues of Difference, and a Call for Solidarity with White Female Academics: Theresa L. Torres


This chapter contains a series of vignettes of the conversations and experiences of exclusion that come from my life as a Latina who is a faculty member at a largely white university. These experiences are part of an ongoing discourse surrounding the issues of difference: race, ethnicity, class and privilege, which I analyze from a critical race theoretical framework.