Rajini Srikanth

Rajini Srikanth is Professor of English and Dean of the Honors College at UMass Boston. She is the author of the award-winning book The World Next Door: South Asian American Literature and the Idea of America (2004) and Constructing the Enemy: Empathy/Antipathy in U.S. Literature and Law (2012). Her publications have appeared in such journals as Pedagogy, The Comparatist, International Journal of Feminist Studies, and the Journal of Asian American Studies. Her research and teaching interests are in human rights and literature, American literature (including Asian American literature), diaspora studies, and comparative race and ethnic studies.

Professor of English, College of Liberal Arts; Dean, Honors College at the University of Massachusetts Boston

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