The Unbreakable Voice in a Minor Language: José Martí and the Literature of the Latin American Diaspora in New York
From - UM Libraries on November 26th, 2014
Laura Lomas teaches literature of the United States and the Americas, Latina/o literature and culture, and the literature of migration in the English Department at Rutgers University, Newark. Lomas is author of the book Translating Empire: José Martí, Migrant Latino Subjects and American Modernities (Duke University Press, 2008), which won the 2009 MLA Prize in United States Latina and Latino and Chicana and Chicano Literary and Cultural Studies. She is a founding member of the Rutgers Inmigrant Rights Collective.