Ximena Keogh Serrano is a poet and scholar of Latin American and U.S. Latinx literary and cultural studies, with an emphasis in studies in gender and sexuality. Currently, she is a Teaching Assistant Professor at the University of Nevada, Reno, in the Department of World Languages and Literatures and in the Gender, Race, and Identity Program.
Ximena received her Ph.D. in Spanish and Latin American Literature from The University of Colorado Boulder, with a specialization in Women and Gender Studies. In her research, Ximena explores themes of migration and liminality in the Americas. Informed by feminist, queer and decolonial methodologies, her work moves across genres of literature, film, media, visual arts, and performance.