Dominique Vargas

Vargas Bio Photo Aug2018



Areas of Interest
20th & 21st century Literature of the Americas, Linguistics, Gender, and Identity Studies

St. Mary's University, BA
St. Mary's University, MA
The Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics at Naropa University, MFA


Dominique Vargas is a University Presidential Fellow. Her research focuses on gender studies, linguistics, and literary theory in the context of culture and social construction through literature. Dominique’s long-term research goals include an intersectional analysis of the linguistic and rhetorical uses of the female body as a site of political engagement in a transnational literary context.