Angela Marino

Associate Professor

Theater and Performance Studies, Latin/x American Studies

  • Latinx Research Center, 2547 Channing Way
  • Friday, 1–3pm
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Angela Marino, Ph.D., New York University. Research areas are: Performance and Political Theory; Fiesta and Carnival; Popular Performance; Theater History; U.S. Latinx and Latin American Studies. Marino is author of Populism and Performance in the Bolivarian Revolution (Northwestern University Press, 2018); co-editor of Festive Devils in the Americas (Seagull Press/University of Chicago Press, 2015) and is published in the Latin American Theater Review (2008); Harvard Revista (2014); e-misférica Journal of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics (2013); and Cultural Anthropology (2014). Prof. Marino is Associate Director of the Latinx Research Center (formerly known as the Center for Latino Policy Research), and is advisor to the Teatro Lab project, an ensemble course of community-engaged popular theater. More information on teaching, research projects, and publications can be found at

Awards: UC Berkeley Graduate Student Mentorship Award (2017), Hellman Faculty Fellow (2015), UC Berkeley Chancellor’s Research Fellowship (2011), William J. Fulbright Fellowship (1998).

Professional Affiliations: American Society for Theatre Research, Association of Theater in Higher Education, and the Latin American Studies Association.

UC Berkeley Affiliations:
Associate Director, Latinx Research Center/CLPR  
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Latin American Studies
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Race and Gender
Affiliated Faculty, Center for the Study of Religion 

View Curriculum Vitae (pdf)