Laura Lomas

Fifteen Eighty Four


Author: Laura Lomas

Laura Lomas (Ph.D. Columbia University, 2001) is Associate Professor in the English Department at Rutgers University-Newark, where she teaches Latina/o and comparative American literature. Her first book Translating Empire: José Martí, Migrant Latino Subjects and American Modernities (2008), won the Modern Language Association (MLA) Prize for Latina/o and Chicana/o literature and an honourable mention from the Latin American Studies Association's Latina/o Studies Section. She is currently writing a monograph on Lourdes Casal and interdisciplinarity and preparing an anthologies of Casal's collected writings. Lomas has published essays and book chapters most recently in Small Axe, The Latino Nineteenth Century, Translation Review, Cuban Studies, and American Literature.

Posts by: Laura Lomas