Faculty & Staff

Emilio Sauri, PhD

Associate Professor of English, College of Liberal Arts Director, Concentration in Transnational and Multiethnic Literatures at UMass Boston


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 (www.mediationsjournal.org)