Order the Country Roots Music Issue

From Trio to Hank Williams to Tanya Tucker, the Country Roots Music Issue covers a host of music icons with contributions from Imani Perry, Rodney Crowell, Rissi Palmer, and so many others.

Verónica Dávila Ellis


Verónica Dávila Ellis is a post-doctoral fellow in Latinx Studies in Smith College’s Latin American and Latino/a Studies Program. They research, write, and teach about reggaetón and Latinx and Caribbean popular music with a focus on gender, queerness, and sound. They also co-host the transfeminist pop culture podcast The Platanano Diaries.