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Dr. Edrik Lopez

Assistant Professor of 20th Century American Poetry
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Edrik López was born in Caguas, Puerto Rico and raised in Daytona Beach, Florida. He received his Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley in 2008. He is an Assistant Professor of English at Fairfield University in Connecticut, and is an affiliate faculty of the American Studies and Latin American & Caribbean Studies programs. He is co-Director of the Latin American Studies & Caribbean Studies program.  He teaches course on American Poetry, Literary Theory, Ethnic Literature, and Cultural Studies. His most recent articles include, "Sycorax and Son," and "The Trope of the Nostalgic Jíbaro in U.S. Puerto Rican Literature."