A native Californian, Margarita Nieto received her three degrees from the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Nieto was a Senior Doctoral Fellow in the Archives of American Art at the Smithsonian Institute and a California Council for the Humanities grant recipient. She was a tenured Professor in the Department of Chicana/o Studies since August 1987 and retired May 2016. Dr. Nieto has published and lectured extensively on Mexican literature and art history throughout Europe and Latin America. The most recent book edited by Dr. Nieto is Pathways to the Heart: An Anthology of Mexican Literature in Translation.

  • Ph.D. 1975, University of California Los Angeles
  • M.A. 1963, University of California Los Angeles
  • B.A. 1958, University of California Los Angeles

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