Mexican American Studies Professor Roberto "Cintli Rodriguez" passed away on July 31, 2023

Aug. 9, 2023
Professor Roberto "Cintli" Rodriguez

Professor Roberto "Cintli" Rodriguez

UA Mexican American Studies Department

We are deeply saddened by the passing of Roberto Cintli Rodriquez, associate professor emeritus in the Department of Mexican American Studies, who had an incredible impact on the department and the field.

NPR's A Martinez talks with MAS head Anna Ochoa O'Leary about the life and legacy of Chicano writer and activist Roberto Rodriguez.

You can read more about Professor Rodriquez's life in these Los Angeles Times and Tucson Sentinel obituaries.