Alden Sajor Marte-Wood

Alden Sajor Marte-Wood specializes in Asian Anglophone and Asian American literatures, Marxist literary criticism, social reproduction theory, political economy, and postcolonial thought. His current book project,"Philippine Reproductive Fictions: Culture and its Gendered Divisions of Labor," establishes a longue durée continuity between martial law-era crises of social reproduction, the state-sponsored export of care work, the contemporary outsourcing of digital intimacy, and Philippine cultural forms. His writing has appeared in Post45, The Routledge Companion to Literature and Economics, Post Script: Essays in Film and the Humanities, The Journal of Asian American Studies, Asian American Literature: An Encyclopedia for Students, and the Bloomsbury Handbook of Literary and Cultural Theory.


Specialization:

Asian Anglophone and Asian American Literatures


Academic History:

Ph.D., University of California, Irvine, 2019