Romeo García portrait
  • Assistant Professor, Writing and Rhetoric Studies

Education

  • PhD, Composition and Cultural Rhetoric, Syracuse University
  • MA, English, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
  • BA, English, Texas A&M University-College Station

Biography

Romeo García (PhD, Composition and Cultural Rhetoric, Syracuse University) is Assistant Professor of Writing and Rhetoric Studies at the University of Utah. His research on local histories of settler colonialism and settler archives, community praxis and community listening, and decoloniality and decolonial criticism appears in College Composition and CommunicationRhetoric Society QuarterlyThe Writing Center JournalCommunity Literacy Journal, and constellations. García is co-editor (with Damián Baca) of Rhetorics Elsewhere and Otherwise, winner of the 2020 Conference on College Composition & Communication Outstanding Book Award (Edited Collection). His current interests include the decolonial research paradigm's impact on composition and rhetorical studies; archival research; the cultural imaginary of border(ed)landers of South Texas; and community building in and outside of academia.