Martin Joseph Ponce

Associate Professor of English
Faculty Affiliates

Asian American literature, African American literature, queer studies. Author of articles on Carlos Bulosan, Langston Hughes, Jose Garcia Villa, and the Filipino diaspora. His book, Beyond the Nation: Diasporic Filipino Literature and Queer Reading, is forthcoming from New York University Press. His current projects include a study of how competing imperialisms and nationalisms are mediated through sexuality in Asian American literature; an analysis of how non-normative desires and sexualities are framed in post-1965 Asian American literature; and a reconsideration of "identity politics" in 1960s and 70s ethnic cultures.

Areas of Expertise
  • Twentieth-Century British and American Literature
  • Gender and Sexuality Studies Area
  • PhD, Rutgers University

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