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Faculty Directory » Karina Bautista


Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Monday and Wednesday 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Tuesday 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Office Information:

Room Number: Conlon Fine Arts 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)


PhD in Latin American Literatures, University of Massachusetts
MA in Spanish Language, Literature and Culture, Syracuse University
BA in Sociology and Spanish, State University of NY, College at Cortland

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:

Modern Language Association (MLA)
Latin American Studies Association (LASA)