Faculty & Staff

Emilio Sauri, PhD

  • Associate Professor of English, College of Liberal Arts Director, Concentration in Transnational and Multiethnic Literatures at UMass Boston
  • Telephone: 617.287.6700
  • Office Location: Wheatley Hall,06,00057

Areas of Expertise

American literature, Latin American literature, critical theory, and photography


PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago
BA, Northwestern University

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Current Projects

Forms of Unevenness: Literature and the Ends of Autonomy in the Americas. Manuscript in preparation.

Courses Taught

Undergraduate: Literatures of the Americas; Literature and the Political Imagination; Post-1945 American Literature; Six American Authors

Graduate: Contemporary American Literature; Contemporary Global Literature; Literatures of the Americas; Debates and Keywords in Literary Theory and Criticism; Studies in Criticism: Aesthetics, Politics, and the Novel

Co-faculty sponsor (with Professors Matthew Brown and Scott Maisano): Literary Theory Reading Group


Editorial Board, Mediations (