Diego Ubiera

English Studies School of Arts and Sciences
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978.665.3610 Office: Miller Hall 209
Office Hours
Spring 2024

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Courses Taught

Writing I (ENGL 1100)
Writing II (ENGL 1200)
Hispanic Literature & Culture (ENGL 2003)
Latin American and Spanish Film (ENGL 2021)
Literature & Film (ENGL 2330)
World Literature I (ENGL 2400)
World Literature II (ENGL 2500)
Ethnic American Literature (ENGL 2660)
Detective Fiction (2750)
Caribbean Literature (ENGL 3720)
Senior Seminar: Aesthetics and Revolution (ENGL 4400)


Ph.D., University of California, San Diego (Literature)
M.A., University of California, San Diego (Spanish Literature)
B.A., North Carolina State University (World Literature and Music)

Latin American Literature
Comparative Caribbean Literature (Spanish, English, French)
US Latinx Literature
Film in Latin America
Multi-Ethnic American Literatures
Latin American Political Economy

Thornton and Ubiera,  "The Problem of Race and Nation in Dominican Studies".  The Politics of Race, Class and Nationalism in the 21st-Century Caribbean. Forthcoming, University of Georgia Press. 

Thornton, B. J., & Ubiera, D. I. (2019). Caribbean Exceptions: The Problem of Race and Nation in Dominican Studies. Latin American Research Review, 54(2), 413–428.  DOI: http://doi.org/10.25222/larr.346

Ubiera, D.I.. "An Introduction to Afro-Dominican Studies." The Routledge Handbook of Afro-Latin American Studies. Edited by Bernd Reiter.