David G. García

Associate Professor
Department: Graduate School of Education and Information Studies
Moore Hall 2331
405 Hilgard Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1521
Fax: 310-206-5434
Keywords: History, Immigration, Theatre

David G. García earned his Ph.D. in U.S. history and is associate professor in the UCLA Graduate School of Education and Information Studies. His research and teaching analyze Chicana/o teatro (theater) as public revisionist history, the pedagogy of Hollywood’s urban school genre, and Chicana/o educational histories. His book, Strategies of Segregation: Race, Residence, and the Struggle for Educational Equality (University of California Press, 2018) has been recognized with a 2019 Critics’ Choice Book Award from the American Educational Studies Association.