Adelaida R. Del Castillo is an associate professor
in the Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies at San Diego State
University, and from 2007 to 2010 Professor Del Castillo served as
the first Chicana chair of the department. Her research interests
include Chicana feminisms, the economic survival strategies of
working-class women in Mexico City, rights discourse, and
postnational notions of citizenship.
Gibran Guido is a doctoral student in the Department of Literature at the University of California, San Diego. In 2010 he organized the 5th Annual Queer People of Color Conference at San Diego State University, and co-organized the National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies 3rd Joteria Conference. He is a recipient of the Richard P. Geyser Ethics Memorial Scholarship.