Mike Amezcua

is a scholar, writer,

and teacher of

History and Latinx Studies.


He is the author of the forthcoming book about the making of Mexican Chicago to be published by the University of Chicago Press in 2022, as part of the series, Historical Studies of Urban America. His writing has appeared in multiple scholarly and popular outlets, including The Washington Post, The Journal of American History, The Sixties, and The Abusable Past, among others. He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of History at Georgetown University and lives in Washington, DC. You can follow him on Twitter at @DrMikeAmezcua.