Susana Vargas Cervantes (Mexico) holds a PhD in Art History and Communication Studies from McGill University, Montreal, Canada. Her research focuses on the different cultural understandings in gender, sex, class and skin tonalities between Latin America and Anglo North America, and their intersection with visual culture. Susana was the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Fellow from 2006 to 2013. She is the author of the book Mujercitos (2014, Editorial RM). Most recently she co-curated the exhibition In Girum Imus Nocte et Consumimur Igni from the Jumex Collection.