Faculty & Staff
Emilio Sauri, PhD
- Assistant Professor of English, College of Liberal Arts
- 617-287-6754 Telephone:
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100 Morrissey Blvd. Office Location: Wheatley Hall,06,00057
Areas of Expertise
Twentieth-century American literature, Twentieth-century Latin American literature, critical theory, photography
PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago
Professional Publications & Contributions
Boom and Bust: Nation, Crisis, and Literary Form in the Long Twentieth Century (book manuscript in preparation)
"Make It New (Again)," review of Race and the Modernist Imagination, by Urmila Seshagiri, NOVEL: A Forum on Fiction (forthcoming).
Review of A Turbulent Decade Remembered: Scenes from the Latin American Sixties, by Diana Sorensen. The Americas 65.2 (Oct. 2008) 260-262.
"An Audacious Book." Translation from Portuguese to English of "Um livro audacioso" by Roberto Schwarz. Mediations, forthcoming.
"The Relevance of Brecht: High Points and Low." Translation from Portuguese to English of "Os altos e baixos da atualidade de Brecht," by Roberto Schwarz. Mediations 23.3 (Fall 2007): 27-61. http://www.mediationsjournal.org/articles/the-relevance-of-brecht
"Brazil in the South Atlantic: 1550-1850." Translation from French to English of "Le versant brésilienne de l'Atlantique-Sud: 1550-1850," by Luiz Felipe de Alencastro. Mediations 23.3 (Fall 2007): 124-175. http://www.mediationsjournal.org/articles/brazil-in-the-south-atlantic
Undergraduate: Special Topics: Literatures of the Americas; Literature and the Political Imagination; Post-1945 American Literature; Six American Authors
Graduate: Special Topics: 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
Director, Concentration in Transnational and Multiethnic Literatures at UMass Boston
Editorial Board, Mediations (www.mediationsjournal.org)