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Evelyn Soto

2019 Ph.D. Graduate
Dissertation Advisor(s): David Kazanjian
"Beyond the Black Legend: Spanish-American Political Imaginaries in the U.S., 1800 - 1855"

Assistant Professor of English, Rutgers University - New Brunswick

M.A. English, University of Pennsylvania (2015)

B.A. English, Cornell University (2013)


Research interests: late-eighteenth and nineteenth-century American literature; Caribbean, Latin American, and hemispheric studies; the history of slavery; political theory & philosophy; colonial and postcolonial studies


2014-2016 AmLit Coordinator 

Courses Taught

fall 2016

fall 2014

ENGL 103.407 Tragedy