Bio


Arturo Heredia has taught at Northwestern University and the University of the Pacific. He has offered classes on a wide variety of texts and subjects including American Ethnic Literature, Introduction to Cultural Studies, and Introduction to the Humanities. He is currently teaching a sequence of classes covering the rhetoric of race and ethnicity in America with an emphasis on writing, research, and public speaking skills.

Academic Appointments


  • Lecturer, Stanford Introductory Studies - Program in Writing and Rhetoric

Professional Education


  • Ph.D., Stanford University, Modern Thought and Literature
  • M.A., Northwestern University, Comparative Literature and Theory
  • B.A., U.C. Berkeley, Rhetoric and Music

Current Research and Scholarly Interests


SPECIALIZATION: Ethnic Studies, Narrative and Rhetorical Theory, Cultural Studies, Classical Rhetoric, and American Literature,