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Gary Keller

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Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5303
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Biography
Gary D. Keller, Regents’ Professor and Director of the Hispanic Research Center, received his Ph.D. in Hispanic Literature and Linguistics from Columbia University in 1971. Prof. Keller founded in 1973 and still edits, The Bilingual Review/La Revista Bilingüe acclaimed as a “major resource for academics or for teachers concerned with English-Spanish bilingualism in the United States”. He has been the most successful publisher, editor and scholar to date in his effort to gain national attention for United States Hispanic Literature. His current research and curatorial interests include Chicana/o Art, the image of and participation of Chicanos/Latinos in the United States and Mexican film, educational assessment, the linguistics of bilingualism, and pre-Hispanic iconography in Mesoamerica.
Research Interests

Latina/os in education, film, art, literature, and theater and Latina/o film, art, literature, and theater. The linguistics of bilingualism. Tests and Measurement. The Mexican Revolution of 1910; La Cristiada (1926-1929), and Saint Francis and the Americas/San Francisco y las Américas.

Publications
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. A Documented Victory for Justice. Latino Perspectives Magazine (2010).
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. AAHHE: Created in Arizona by Arizonans. Latino Perspectives Magazine (2010).
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. Arte in the Arizona Aire. Latino Perspectives Magazine (2010).
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. Escalante and the ASU Connection. Latino Perspectives Magazine (2010).
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. Our Man in Hispaniola. Latino Perspectives Magazine (2010).
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. Student Lives Damaged, National Resources Squandered. Latino Perspectives Magazine (2010).
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. The Summer of Our Discontent. Latino Perspectives Magazine (2010).
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. What Escalante Delivered. Latino Perspectives Magazine (2010).
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. What Part of Illegal?. Latino Perspectives Magazine (2010).
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. Good Bandits, Warrior Women, and Revolutionaires in Hispanic Culture. (2010).
  • . . Review of: Review of Carlos Francisco Jackson, Chicana and Chicano Art: ProtestArte (2010).
  • Keller, Gary D. Nash Candelaria in the Round. Second Communion (2010).
  • Keller, Gary D. O Tempora, O Mores, OMG! Enormous Changes at the Last Minute. Good Bandits, Warrior Women, and Revolutionaries in Hispanic Culture (2010).
  • Keller, Gary. Interview, Melissa Sanchez. (2010).
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. A New Voice. Latino Perspectives Magazine (2009).
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. Day of the Dead represents a Cultural Rebirth. Latino Perspectives Magazine (2009).
  • Keller, Gary Francisco. Nahuatl and Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe. Latino Perspectives Magazine (2009).
  • Keller, Gary. Interview, Jesus Salvador Treviño. (2009).
  • Keller, Gary. "Thirteen Ways to Capture Our Quetzal in good Faith". In the Camino Real, Estudios de las Hispanidades Norteamericanas (2009).
  • Keller, Gary D, Nevins, Francis M. The Cisco Kid: American Hero, Hispanic Roots. (2008).
  • Keller, Gary D. Cantos In Context. Bilingual Review/Revista Bilingüe (2008).
  • Keller, Gary D. Interview, Erica Velasco. (2008).
  • Keller, Gary D. Interview, Lauren Gambino. (2008).
  • Keller, Gary D. Interview, Yadhira León. (2008).
  • Keller, Gary D. Interview, Yvonne Villarreal. (2008).
  • Keller, Gary D. "The Raza Who Scored Big in Anáhuac". The Chicano/Latino Literary Prize: An Anthology of Prize-Winning Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (2008).
  • Keller, Gary D. Bilingualism, Biculturalism, and the Cisco Kid Cycle. Bilingual Review/Revista Bilingüe (2007).
  • Keller, Gary D. One Hundred Years of the Cisco Kid: From Gringo Malo to Hispanic Hero. In Cien Años de Lealtad en Honor a Luis Leal, One Hundred Years of Loyaly In Honor of Luis Leal (2007).
  • Gary Keller, De Santos, G Alfredo, Michael Nettles, Rose Payán, Rafael Magallán. Latino Achievement in the Sciences, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Journal of Hispanic Higher Education (2006).
  • . Latino Achievement in the Sciences, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics pp. 199-308. (2006).
  • Keller, Gary D, Phillips, Amy. Triumph of Our Communities: Four Decades of Mexican American Art. (2005).
  • Keller, Gary D (Author) . Treasured Communities and Community Treasures. Triumph of Our Communities: Four Decades of Mexican American Art (2005).
  • Keller, Gary D, Erickson, Mary, Villeneuve, Pat. Chicano Art for Our Millennium: Collected Works from the Arizona State University Community. (2004).
  • Keller, Gary D (Author) . The Project. Chicano Art for Our Millenium: Collected works from the Arizona State University Community (2004).
  • Keller, Gary D, Johnson, Kaytie, Erickson, Mary, Alvarado, Joaquín. Contemporary Chicana and Chicano Art: Artist, Works, Culture, and Education. (2002).
  • Keller, Gary D (Author) . On Contemporary Chicana and Chicano Art: A Project Designed to Meet Las Alturas De Las Circunstancias. Contemporary Chicana and Chicano Art: Artists, Works, Culture, and Education (2002).
  • Keller, Gary. The Man Who Invented the Automatic Jumping Bean. (2002).
  • Keller, Gary D. The Man Who Invented the Automatic Jumping Bean. The Pushcart Book of Essays: The Best Essays from a Quarter-Century of The Pushcart Prize (2002).
  • Keller, Gary D (Author) . Running the United States-Mexico Border: 1909 through the Present. The Literature and Popular Culture of the U.S.-Mexican Border: Studies in 20th Century Literature (2001).
Research Activity
Presentations
  • Keller, Gary. Fallen and Redeemed Angels of the Mexican Revolution of 1910. Bold Caballeros and Noble Bandidas: The 2010 Happening, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ (Nov 2010).
  • Keller, Gary. Round Table Discussion: Inter-American Studies as an Emerging Field?. University of Graz, Center for the Study of the Americas, Seggau Castle, Austria (Jul 2010).
  • Keller, Gary. 1910-2010 Common Themes of the Revolt of El Pueblo. University of Graz, Center for the Study of the Americas, Seggau Castle, Austria (Jul 2010).
  • Keller, Gary. Film: The Mexican Revolution of 1910 and the Cristiada (1910-1929): History and Cultural Legacy. 7th International Conference on Chicano Literature, Universidad de Leon, Spain (May 2010).
  • Keller, Gary. Gonzalo Sobejano: Memorias Intimas y Profesionales. Instituto Cervantes, The Cutural Center of Spain in New York (Oct 2009).
  • Keller, Gary. Arizona State University, College Board and Google Offer Math Through APWorlds. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Media in Transition 6: Stone and Papyrus, Storage and Transmi (Apr 2009).
  • Keller, Gary. The Quetzal and the Eagle: Past, Present, Future. 1st International Conference on Literature, Culture and Religion in the Hispanic World (Feb 2009).
  • Keller, Gary. Religion in Contemporary Mexican-American Art, The Mexican American Mirror: An Exhibit of History and Culture. Phoenix Museum of History (Feb 2009).
  • Keller, Gary. The Transcendent Icon, Resplendent Quetzal Project: About the Florentine Codex. 33rd Annual Maya Meetings (Feb 2009).
  • Keller, Gary. The Eagle has Landed: The Fall and Rise of the Bald Eagle. Colorado Division of Wildlife (Jan 2009).
  • Keller, Gary. Publishing and Collecting Latino Works on Paper. US Latino Printmaking in the 21st Century, Consejo Gráfico Symposium (Nov 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. Publishing and Collecting Latino Works on Paper. US Latino Printmaking in the 21st Century, Consejo Gráfico Symposium (Nov 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. Billy the Kid and the Cisco Kid: The Interactions of History and Popular Culture. Western History Association, 48th Annual Conference (Oct 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. Billy the Kid and the Cisco Kid: The Interactions of History and Popular Culture. Western History Association, 48th Annual Conference (Oct 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. The Quetzal and the Quetzal deities in Latin American culture. The American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP) 90th Annual Conference (Jul 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. The Quetzal and the Quetzal deities in Latin American culture. The American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP) 90th Annual Conference (Jul 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. The Expression of Ancient MesoAmerican and Christian Religion in Contemporary Mexican-American/Chicano Art. Arizona State University (Apr 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. ¡Viva Zapata! (1952). Phoenix Art Museum (Mar 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. Advances Importantes del Proyecto. Primer Encuentro Internacional para el Estudio y la Conservación del Quetzal Resplandeciente (Mar 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. Chicano Art in the Context of Mexican Art: Continuities and Discontinuities. Latina/o Images for the 21st Century: Interethnic Relations & Politics of Representation in the U.S (Jan 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. Chicano/Latino Film as a Political and Artistic ‘Answer’ to Hollywood Stereotypes of Latino Communities. Latina/o Images for the 21st Century: Interethnic Relations & Politics of Representation in the U S (Jan 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. Latino Art from its Production to Consumption. Latino Art Now! (Jan 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. The Political Iconography of U.S. Latina/o Art. Latina/o Images for the 21st Century: Interethnic Relations & Politics of Representation in the U S (Jan 2008).
  • Keller, Gary. The Interplay of History and Fiction: The Case of Social Banditry. Institute for Human Research Faculty Series (Sep 2007).
  • Keller, Gary. Resplendent Quetzal: Three Millennia as a Transnational and Cross-Cultural Religious Icon. 10th Annual Meeting of the Network of Religious Phenomena Researchers in Mexico, ASU (May 2007).
  • Keller, Gary. Bold Caballeros and Noble Bandidas: Latina/o Bandit Heroes in Popular Culture. XXXIV National Association for Chicano/Chicana Studies (NACCS) Conference (Apr 2007).
  • Keller, Gary. Bold Caballeros en Noble Banditos: One-Hundred Years of Iberoamerican Popular Culture. MIT5: Creativity, Ownership and Collaboration in the Digital Age International Conference (Apr 2007).
  • Keller, Gary. A New Approach to Publishing, Teaching & Outreach in Latin American Studies. 54th Annual Conference of the Rocky Mountain Council for Latin American Studies (Jan 2007).
  • Keller, Gary. Nonreciprocal Usted Usage in Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults as an Index of Developing Maturity. Congreso Internacional "Formas y Fórmulas de Tratamiento en el Mundo Hispanoparlante" (May 2006).
  • Keller, Gary. Triumph of Our Chicana/o Communities: Four Decades of Artistic Production. V Congreso Internacional de Literatura Chicana (May 2006).
  • Keller, Gary. The Next Generation of Initiatives to Increase Hispanic Entry STEM Careers. Latino Achievement in the Sciences, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Conference (Nov 2005).
  • Keller, Gary. From Salt of the Earth to Hector Galan's, Los Mineros: 50 Years of Chicano Documentaries on the Dignity of Work and Worker's Rights. Imaginations: Documentaries and the Narration of Nation in the Americas International Conference (Nov 2005).
  • Keller, Gary. It's not Rocket Science: 25 Years of Successful Latino Student Advancement and the Prospects for 25 Years More. Latino Achievement in the Sciences, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Conference (Nov 2005).
  • Keller, Gary. One Hundred Years of Cisco, Zorro, and other Latina/o Good Bandits. Mit4: The Work of Stones International Conference (May 2005).
  • Keller, Gary. San Antonio Wave: Panel Discussion and Book Signning. San Antonio Wave: Four Generations of Chicano Art-Exhibition/Book Signing/Reception Gallista Gallery (Apr 2005).
  • Keller, Gary. Four Decades of Chicano Art Organizations. National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies (NACCS) Conference (Apr 2005).
  • Keller, Gary. The San Antonio-San Marcos-Austin Corridor: The Key Chicana/o Artworld Phenomenon. (Apr 2005).
  • Keller, Gary. Triumph of Our Communities: Four Decades of Support and Artistic Production by Chicano/Latino Art Organizations. IUPLR - Siglo XXI: Latina/o Research into 21st Century Conference (Jan 2005).
  • Keller, Gary. A Marathon: Twenty Years of Helping Latino Graduate (and Undergraduate) Students Obtain Admission and Financial Aid, and Succeed in their Programs. College of Education National Conference (Apr 2004).
  • Keller, Gary. The Doctoral admissions Process: How Can MGE@MSA Help?. MGE@MSA Fourth Annual Graduate School Fair and Student Research Conference (Mar 2004).
  • Keller, Gary. Food, Both Latino and Pre-Hispanic in the Oeuvre of Rolando Briseño: A Review of the Artist's Work and a Personal Conversation with Him. Food Representation in Literature, Film and the Other Arts (Feb 2004).
Service
  • ASU/Bilingual Review Press, Editorial Board (2008 - Present)
  • School of Transborder Studies, Appointed to the Affiliates Program (2006 - Present)
  • ASU/CLAS Administrative Council, Member (1986 - Present)
  • ASU/CLAS Humanities Chairs and Director, Member (1986 - Present)
  • ASU/University Management Team (UMT), Member (1986 - Present)