“I have published Lenguaje, A Cultural History of the Spanish Language of New Mexico via Amazon.com. Many items had to be excluded or vastly reduced for inclusion in the book due to space limitations. This website is for posting such items relevant to the book and other items subsequent to the publishing of Lenguaje.”


Richard Griego is a native Nuevomexicano and retired Presidential Professor of Mathematics from the University of New Mexico. His academic field is probability theory, and he is recognized as one of the initiators of the theory of random evolution. Dr. Griego has published in many journals, including Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Transactions of the American Mathematical Society, and Scientific American. He has also published Conceptos de Probabilidad, Fondo de Cultura Económica, México. He has been a director of many science and other programs for enhancing the educational opportunities of underrepresented groups. In addition, he has had extensive personal and professional experience with the Mexican American community at the local and national levels and published on the culture of New Mexico.