Celeste Gonzalez de Bustamante


Celeste Gonzalez de Bustamanteis an assistant professor at the University of Arizona School of Journalism and an affiliated faculty member of the UA Center for Latin American Studies. Before joining the faculty, Gonzales de Bustamante reported, produced and anchored in commercial and public television for more than 15 years.

Currently, she teaches journalism reporting courses that focus on the United States-Mexico borderlands. Her research concentrates on the history of news media in Mexico, Brazil, and the US-Mexico border region and has been published in Journalism, Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos and Revista Galáxia (PUC-São Paulo). Recently, she completed a book manuscript entitled, “‘Muy buenas noches,’ Mexico, Television and the Cold War.”