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Cinthya Martinez
  • Title
    • UC Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Division Visiting Faculty/Staff
  • Department
    • Latin American & Latino Studies
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Merrill College Faculty Common, #15
  • Mail Stop Merrill/Crown Faculty Services

Biography, Education and Training


B.A., Ethnic Studies, University of California, San Diego; M.A., Chicana and Chicano Studies, California State University, Northridge; Ph.D., Ethnic Studies, University of California, Riverside


ICE on Fire: Incinerating Prison/Border Violence through Feminist Abolition Geographies

Research Topic:

Chicanx/Latinx studies, critical ethnic studies, abolition feminism theory/praxis, carceral studies, feminist migrant and refugee studies, migrant detention, abolition geography, chemical warfare, embodiment