Kelly Lytle Hernandez

Associate Professor, History and African-American Studies, University of California, Los Angeles

I am a historian of immigration and mass incarceration, and the author of two books: Migra! A History of the U.S. Border Patrol (University of California Press, 2010) and City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles (University of North Carolina Press, April 2017).

Experience

  • –present
    Assoc. Prof., History and African-American Studies, University of California, Los Angeles

Education

  • 2002 
    UCLA, Ph.D.