Antonio Viego

Antonio Viego

Associate Professor of Literature

External address: 
Program in Literature/101 Ernestine Friedl Building, East Campus/Box 90670, Durham, NC 27708-0670
Internal office address: 
Box 90670, East Campus, Durham, NC 27708-0670
(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. Duke University Press, 2007.

Viego, A. “Review of "The Puerto Rican Syndrome" by Patricia Gherovici.” Latino Studies, vol. 3, Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 165–69.

Viego, A. “Review of "Appropriating Blackness: Performance and the Politics of Authenticity" by E. Patrick Johnson.” Glq: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies, vol. 11, no. 1, Duke University Press, pp. 135–38.

Viego, A. “Wounded Chicana Cartographies.” Mapping Latina/o Studies: An Interdisciplinary Reader, edited by Angharad N. Valdivia and Matt Garcia, Peter Lang International Academic Publishers, 2012.

Viego, A. “The Place of Gay Male Chicano Literature in Queer Chicana/o Cultural Work.” Gay Latino Studies: A Critical Reader, edited by Michael Hames-Garcia and Ernesto Javier Martinez, Duke University Press, 2011.

Viego, A. “LatinX and the neurologization of self.” Cultural Dynamics, vol. 29, no. 3, Aug. 2017, pp. 160–76. Scopus, doi:10.1177/0921374017727849. Full Text

Viego, A. “The Nightgown.” Cr: The New Centennial Review, vol. 13, no. 3, 2013, pp. 29–51.

Viego, A. “The Madness of Curing.” Feminist Formations, vol. 25, The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013, pp. 154–59.

Viego, A. “The life of the undead: Biopower, Latino anxiety and the epidemiological paradox.” Women and Performance, vol. 19, no. 2, Jan. 2009, pp. 131–47. Scopus, doi:10.1080/07407700903034113. Full Text

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, vol. 1, no. 2, July 2003.

Antonio Viego, Qing Huo. “The Place of Gay Male Chicano Literature in Queer Chicana/o Cultural Work.” Discourse, vol. 21, no. 3, Mar. 2000.