Ricia Anne Chansky is Associate Professor of literature at the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez. She is editor of the new book series, Routledge Auto/Biography Studies; coeditor of the journal, a/b: Auto/Biography Studies, and of The Routledge Auto/Biography Studies Reader; and, editor of Auto/Biography Across the Americas: Transnational Themes in Life Writing and Auto/Biography in the Americas: Relational Lives. She is a Fulbright Specialist in US Studies with a focus on literature, a member of both the Executive Board of the Modern Language Association Genre Studies Forum in Life Writing and the Executive Board of the International Auto/Biography Association as well as the Chair of the Steering Committee of the International Auto/Biography Association Americas Chapter. She has ongoing projects on diasporic Caribbean literatures, transnational narratives, pedagogical autoethnography, feminist visual rhetorics, and gender and identity.
Country(ies) or Region(s) of Specialization: Puerto Rico, US
Keywords: diasporic Caribbean literatures, transnational narratives, pedagogical autoethnography, feminist visual rhetorics, and gender and identity.