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Rajini Srikanth

Title: Dean of Fac & Prof, English

Phone: 617.287.5531


Department: Provost & VC Acad Affairs

Areas of Expertise

Human rights and literature; American literature (including Asian American literature, Native American literature, and literature of the American South); interdisciplinary approaches to literature; literature in the context of comparative race and ethnicities; pedagogy of literature; literatures of the Middle East 


PhD, State University of New York at Buffalo

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Articles and Reviews

Mississippi Quarterly, Amerasia Journal, Critical Mass: A Journal of Asian American Cultural Criticism; Asian Pacific American Journal; Journal of Asian American Studies; The Subcontinental; Pedagogy; The Comparatist, Frame, Special Issue on Human Rights and Literature

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