April 2020 Indigenous Womxn/LGBTQIA2S+ of the Month Dr. Floridalma Boj Lopez
Dr. Floridalma Boj Lopez holds a B.A. in Ethnic Studies and Latin American and Latino Studies from the University of California, Santa Cruz; an M.A. in Chicana/o Studies at California State University, Northridge; and a doctorate in American Studies and Ethnicity from the University of Southern California. Her research examines cultural practices among the Maya diaspora with a particular emphasis on intergenerational relationships and intersectional organizing in Los Angeles, CA. In addition to her research, Floridalma is committed to building partnerships that lead to community collaborative research, especially as it relates to strengthening social justice causes in low-income communities of color.