José Ortega

Associate Professor
Department of History

562-907.4200 ext.4348
jortega@whittier.edu

Academic History

B.A./M.A./Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Academic Focus

Latin American History, African Diaspora in the Americas

Professional Interests

Colonial Latin America, Atlantic History, Slavery in the Americas, Industrialization, Technology, Black Atlantic, Slavery and Freedom Suits in Cuba, Creolization and Resistance.