Antonio Viego

Antonio Viego

Associate Professor in the Department of Romance Studies

External address: Program in Literature/101 Ernestine Friedl Building, East Campus/Box 90670, Durham, NC 27708-0670
Internal address: Box 90670, East Campus, Durham, NC 27708-0670
Phone: (919) 668-2687
Latino Studies; Ethnic Studies; Queer/Lesbian/Gay Studies; Twentieth Century American Literatures; Critical Race Theory; Chicana Feminist Theory; Comparative Ethnicities; Lacanian Psychoanalytic Theory


  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania 1999
  • B.A., Swarthmore College 1989

Viego, A. Dead Subjects: Toward a Politics of Loss in Latino Studies. Durham: Duke University Press, 2007. (Monograph)

Viego, A. "Wounded Chicana Cartographies." Mapping Latina/o Studies: An Interdisciplinary Reader. Ed. AN Valdivia and M Garcia. Peter Lang International Academic Publishers, 2012. (Chapter)

Viego, A. "The Place of Gay Male Chicano Literature in Queer Chicana/o Cultural Work." Gay Latino Studies: A Critical Reader. Ed. M Hames-Garcia and EJ Martinez. Durham: Duke University Press, 2011. (Chapter)

Viego, A. "LatinX and the neurologization of self." Cultural Dynamics 29.3 (August 2017): 160-176. Full Text

Viego, A. "The Nightgown." Cr: the New Centennial Review 13.3 (2013): 29-51.

Viego, A. "The Madness of Curing." Feminist Formations 25 (2013): 154-59.

Viego, A. "The Life of the Undead: Biopower, Latino Anxiety, and the Epidemiological Paradox." Women and Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory 19.2 (July 2010): 131-148.

Viego, A. "Hysterical Ties, Chicano/a Amnesia and the Sinthomestiza Subject." Aztlán: A Journal of Chicano Studies (2008).

Viego, A. "The Unconscious of Latino/a Studies." Latino Studies 1.2 (July 2003).