Diana Bowen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Communication,
College of Human Sciences and Humanities
Diana Bowen, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of communication. She received her doctorate from The University of Texas at Austin in Communication Studies, her M.A. in communication and rhetorical studies from Syracuse University, and B.A. in communication studies from California State University in Long Beach.
Her research explores physical and psychological borderlands, a term coined by Gloria
Anzaldúa to describe spaces of social, political, and cultural struggle. She is working
on archival research with the Gloria Anzaldúa collection, and she is also interested
in issues surrounding social movements, intercultural dialogue, public memory, and