Faculty Profile for Dr. Anadelia Romo

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Dr. Anadelia Romo
Associate Professor — History
TMH 202
phone: (512) 245-2123

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Romo, A., Polk, P., Gledhill, S., & Johnson, R. (2018). From Athens to Africa in the Making of Salvador’s Identity. In Axé Bahia: The Power of Art in an Afro-Brazilian Metropolis. Los Angeles, CA: Fowler Museum at UCLA.
  • Romo, A. (2018). Writing Bahian Identity: Crafting New Narratives of Blackness in Salvador, Brazil, 1940s-50s. Journal of Latin American Studies, 50(4), 805–832. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022216X18000330
  • Romo, A. (2010). A Living Museum: Race, Reform and Tradition in Bahia, Brazil. Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press.
  • Romo, A. (2009). “O que é que a Bahia representa? O Museu do Estado da Bahia e as disputas em torno da definição da cultura baiana (O que é que a Bahia representa?  Bahia’s State Museum and the Struggles to Define Bahian Culture).” Afro-Ásia, 39, 115–152.
  • Romo, A. (2007). "Rethinking Race and Culture in Brazil’s First Afro-Brazilian Congress of 1934". Journal of Latin American Studies, 39, 31–54.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Elected President of Brazilian Studies Committee, The Conference of Latin American History. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Departmental nominee for Texas State University Presidential Excellence Award in Teaching. 2015 - 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Elected Secretary of Brazilian Studies Committee, The Conference of Latin American History. 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Liberal Art Achievement Award for Excellence in Teaching, College of Liberal Arts. 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Departmental nominee for Texas State University Presidential Excellence Award in Teaching. 2014 - 2015

Selected Grants

  • Romo, Anadelia. Awarded Online Resource Grant from University Library Review Committee. Grant will bring new online research resource to campus for faculty and students: “Confidential Print: Latin America, 1833-1969.”, Texas State University, $24500. (Funded: 2014). Grant.
  • Romo, Anadelia. Submitted grant proposal to the National Endowment of the Humanities, National Endowment of the Humanities, Federal, $50400. (Submitted: 2016, Funded: January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017). Grant.
  • Romo, Anadelia (Principal). Research Enhancement Program, Texas State University (REP), Texas State University, $6560. (Submitted: December 1, 2015, Funded: January 1, 2016 - May 31, 2017). Grant.
  • Romo, Anadelia (Principal). History Department Research Funds, $2270. (Submitted: March 1, 2015, Funded: April 1, 2015 - August 31, 2015). Grant.
  • Romo, Anadelia. Texas State University Department Travel and Research Grant. (Funded: 2015). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Chair
Departmental Research Fund Award Committee
August 2018-Present
Volunteer
RAICES, Refugee and Immigrant Services
November 15, 2016-Present
Member
Women and Gender Research Collaborative, Center for Multicultural and Gender Studies, Texas State University
2008-Present
Member
Interamerican Studies Board of Advisors
2008-Present
Member
Merit and Performance Advisory Committee
November 2017-May 2019