Alden Sajor Marte-Wood is a PhD candidate in English, with designated emphases in Asian American Studies and Critical Theory, at the University of California, Irvine. His dissertation research focuses on Philippine Anglophone and Pilipinx American literatures, globalization, transnational labor migration, political economy, remittance relations, and critical finance studies.
He also edits the digital humanities project: MAGKWENTO: The Philippine Anglophone Literature List
EducationUNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE
Ph.D. in English (In-Progress/Advanced to Candidacy, 2017)
Graduate Emphasis in Asian American Studies
Graduate Emphasis in Critical Theory
M.A. in English, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO STATE UNIVERSITY
M.A. in Humanities, 2013
M.A. in English Literature, 2011
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, EAST BAY
Teaching Credential – Single Subject in English/Language Arts, 2011
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LONG BEACH
B.A. in Comparative World Literature and Cultural Studies, 2007
Publications“Consumption: Cultures of Crisis, Overproduction, and Twenty-First- Century Literature.” The Routledge Companion to Literature and Economics. Eds. Matt Seybold & Michelle Chihara (Routledge, 2018): 199-209.
“From Hollywood Studios to Media Conglomerates – Allegorizing Post- Fordist Restructuring in the 1980s.” Post Script: Essays in Film and the Humanities 36.1 (2016): 39-52.