Chrisshonna Nieva


Contact Information
Phone: (213) 740-2426
Office: WPH 303


Biographical Sketch

Chrisshonna Grant earned a B.A .in both Sociology and Dance from Pomona College. During her undergraduate education, Chrisshonna was a Ronald E. McNair Scholar for two consecutive years. Her research topics included Black women & student activism and Black dance as a means of social commentary & political activism. Ms. Grant’s current project examines the role media and law enforcement play in the race relations between Blacks and Latinas/os in Los Angeles. Dr. Laura Pulido serves as her advisor.


  • B.A. , Pomona College

  • Department of American Studies & Ethnicity
  • University of Southern California
  • 3620 South Vermont Avenue
  • Kaprielian Hall 462
  • Los Angeles, California 90089-2534