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Faculty Directory » Karina Bautista


Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Monday and Wednesday 9:30am - 10:30am
Tuesday 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Office Information:

Room Number: CNFA 255B
Phone: (978) 665-3019

Courses Taught:

Spanish for Beginners I (SPAN 1000)
Spanish for Beginners II (SPAN 1100)
Spanish Conversation and Composition (SPAN 3500)


Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Latin American Literatures)
M.A., Syracuse University (Spanish Language, Literature and Culture)
B.A., State University of NY, College at Cortland (Sociology and Spanish)

Representative Publications:

"Vessels of Immortality," Rev. of God Carlos, by Anthony C. Winkler, 2015 in volume 29 of The Caribbean Writer, U of Virgin Islands.

"Isolation on Hybridity Road: Complexities of Identity Formation in Jula Alvarez's Something to Declare." Inhabiting La Patria: Identity, Agency, and the Work of Julia Alvarez. Eds. Rebecca L. Harrison and Emily Hipchen. Albany: SUNY Press, 2013. Print.

Baez, Josefina and Karina Bautista. "Of Identity and Other Mere Feelings: Josefina Baez on Dominicaness, Race, and Creativity." Dominicania: An Interview by Karina Bautista. Anglistica 17.1 (2013) 191-210. Web. 5 Nov. 2013.

"En la marea del transnacionalismo de margen en la ensayistica de Jesus Colon." Utah Foreign Language Review, 2009.

"Dominican American Poetry." The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Multiethnic American Literature. Ed. Emmanuel S. Nelson. Vol. 2 Wesport Greenwood Press, 2005. Print.

"Speaking Out for Bilingual Education: A Bilingual Ed Student's Story." Against the Current, XVII: 6, 2003, 13.

Professional Affiliations:

MLA - Modern Language Association
LASA - Latin American Studies Association
NECLAS - New England Council of Latin American Studies
ASWAD - Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora
AATF - American Association of Teachers of French
AATSP - American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese