Emily Yoon Perez

Emily Yoon Perez is incoming assistant professor of English at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Her research investigates transnational formations of race as represented in minority US literatures, expanding the scope of American literature and American understandings of race from the national to the global. Her book project focuses on the migrations and intimacies of minority subjects, bringing together transnational literary studies, comparative racialization studies, postcolonial theory, and ethnic studies.