José M. Irízarry Rodríguez

José M. Irízarry Rodríguez

Jose M. Irizarry-Rodriguez is a Literature Professor of English at the University of Puerto Rico: Mayagüez Campus.  In 1999, he received his PhD at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.  His research areas are Early 20th Century Puerto Rican Writing in the U.S. African American Intellectual Discourse and Autobiographical Discourse.  In 2006 he participated in the portrait design of the Atenea magazine. He also has interest in the areas of  19th and early to mid 20th century American literature, children’s lit and the teaching of literature. He is an avid photographer capturing unique and powerful images of his island home often with an eye for social commentary.

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