Yolanda M. Martinez-San Miguel, Ph.D.

Professor

Locator Code:
33124

 
Career

Education

1996Ph.D. Latin American Cultural Studies University of California at Berkeley
1991 Hispanic Studies University of California at Berkely
1989B.A. Hispanic Studies University of Puerto Rico

Honors & Acknowledgements

Fellowships
Wilbur Marvin Visiting Scholar of the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard University, Spring 2018

P.I., Faculty and Graduate Student Interdisciplinary Working Group Grant. Title of Proposal: “Transnational Feminism and Queer Theory: Epistemological Challenges.” Center for Global Advancement and International Affairs, Rutgers University. Fall 2013-Fall 2014.
Academic Honors and Grants
Wilbur Marvin Visiting Scholar of the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard University, Spring 2018 ($25,000)

SEEDS Leadership Grant for a working meeting entitled “Hemispheric Caribbean Keywords: Building Research Networks at UM” (in collaboration with Donette Francis, Lillian Manzor an Kate Ramsey). Spring 2018. ($1000)

2017 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, Rutgers University

2016-17 Warren I. Sussman Award for Excellence in Teaching, Rutgers University

P.I., Faculty and Graduate Student Interdisciplinary Working Group Grant. Title of Proposal: “Transnational Feminism and Queer Theory: Epistemological Challenges.” Center for Global Advancement and International Affairs, Rutgers University. Fall 2013-Fall 2014. ($10,000).
Research

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Comparative Race and Ethnicity Studies (including Latinx Studies) | Cultural Studies | French and Francophone Studies | Hemispheric Caribbean Studies | Immigration/Globalization/Transnationalism/Diasporas | Latin American Studies | Literary/Critical Theory | Medieval and Early Modern, Postcolonial and Decolonial Studies | Women, Gender, Sexuality and Queer and Trans Studies

Publications

Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel Coloniality of Diasporas: Rethinking Intra-colonial Migrations in a Pan-Caribbean Context (New York, Palgrave. 2014).


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel From Lack to Excess: ‘Minor’ Readings of Latin American Colonial Discourse (Lewisburg, Bucknell University Press. 2008).


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel Caribe Two Ways: cultura de la migración en el Caribe insular hispánico ( San Juan: Ediciones Callej. 2003).


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel Saberes americanos: subalternidad y epistemología en los escritos de Sor Juana ( Instituto Internacional de Literatura Iberoamericana—Serie Nuevo Siglo. 1999).


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel with Ben. Sifuentes-Jáuregui and Marisa Belausteguigoitia Términos críticos en el pensamiento caribeño y latinoamericano: Trayectoria histórica e institucional. (2018).


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel with Ben. Sifuentes-Jáuregui and Marisa Belausteguigoitia Critical Terms in Caribbean and Latin American Thought: Historical and Institutional Trajectories. (Palgrave. 2016).


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel with Sarah Tobias Trans Studies: The Challenge to Hetero/Homo Normatitivities. (Rutgers University Press. 2016).


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel with Mabel Moraña Nictimene ...sacrílega. Estudios coloniales en homenaje a Georgina Sabat- Rivers. (Universidad del Claustro de Sor Juana & Instituto Internacional de Literatura Iberoamericana. 2003).


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel Visitas al Patio. Archipiélagos mexicanos y coloniales: reimaginando los estudios coloniales caribeñ os (Translation of “Colonial and Mexican Archipelagoes: Reimagining Colonial Caribbean Studies.” Archipelagic American Studies) Visitas al Patio. Islas imaginadas como artefactios ideológicos de la expansion europea. (2019).


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel Tabula rasa Colonialismo y decolonialidad archipelágica en el Caribe37-64no. 29 Pensar lo colonial: estudios coloniales, crítica poscolonial y giro decolonial. (July-December 2018).


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel Co-authored with Lawrence LaFountain-Stokes Centro Journal Revisiting Puerto Rican Sexualities: Queer Futures, Reinventions, and Un-Disciplined Archives. Introduction.6-4130.11 (Summer 2018).


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel The Cambridge History of Latina/o Literature. Rethinking the Colonial Latinx Imaginary: a Comparative and Decolonial Research Agenda.93-118 (New York, Cambridge University Press. 2018).


Yolanda Martinez- San Miguel The Routledge History of Latin American Culture. Resistances in Caribbean Literature (1930s to the present)94-114 (New York, Routledge. ).