PeopleGraduate Students

Garcia, Thomas Ray

20th- and 21st-Century American Literature; Chicano Literature; American Politics

Kaplan 149
Tel: 310.825.4173 / Fax: 310.267.4339 / E-mail


  • A.B., Princeton University, 2016


Mobility; Literary Movements e.g. Beat Generation; Speculative Fiction; Jack London


Garcia, Thomas Ray. “Introduction to ‘The Speculative Fiction of Jack London’.” Mellon Mays Undergraduate Journal, vol 22, 2016. pp. 44-46.

—. “The Intuition of the Revolutionary Artist in The Iron Heel.” Journal of Popular Culture, vol 52, issue 1, 2019. pp. 199-210.

Montemayor, Aurelio Manuel and Thomas Ray Garcia. “The Dialogical Journey of Aurelio Manuel Montemayor.” Radically Dreaming: Illuminating Freirean Praxis in Dark Times, 2021. TBA.

Interest Areas
• American Literature & Culture
• Chicana/o Literature & Culture
• Creative Writing