Diana Leon-Boys

Diana Leon-Boys is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication and affiliate faculty in the Department of Women's and Gender Studies at the University of South Florida. She holds a Ph.D. in Communications and Media Studies from the Institute of Communications Research at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). Her research and teaching interests are in critical media and cultural studies, Latinx studies, and girlhood studies.

**Top Paper Panel**: Disney's Galaxy's Edge: Race, Capital and the Renegotiation of the Western Frontier Narrative
Brilliant Latinas Go to Mars: Latina Girl Visibility Through Post-Feminist Ambiguity


Teaching Communication through Accessible Media, Reflection, and Dialogue
Crossroads, Opportunities, and Challenges in Latinx Media
Latinidad in the Digital Age: Disney’s Flexible and Non-Existent Latina Princess