Jeffrey Arellano Cabusao
Jeffrey Arellano Cabusao received a BA in English and Cross-Cultural Ethnic Studies from Oberlin College, an MA in Asian American Studies from UCLA, and a PhD in English from the University of Michigan. In his teaching and research, he focuses on interdisciplinary approaches to culture, society, and social change. He is the faculty sponsor of the Alpha Tau Rho chapter of Sigma Tau Delta (International English Honor Society).
Ph D, University of Michigan Ann Arbor
MA, University of California Los Angeles
BA, Oberlin College
Cabusao, J., "Filipino American Literature" in _Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature_ & OUP special project _The Oxford Encyclopedia of Asian American and Pacific Islander Literature and Culture_, Oxford University Press, 2019.
Cabusao, J., "Selected Letters of Carlos Bulosan and Suggestions for Further Exploration" in _America Is in the Heart_ by Carlos Bulosan with a foreword by Elaine Castillo and an introduction by E. San Juan, Jr., Penguin Classics Series. Penguin Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 2019.
Cabusao, J., "Teaching Roots, Gifting Wings: Vision and Practice in _Asian American Matters_", CUNY FORUM: Journal of the Asian American and Asian Research Institute, The City University of New York, 2019.
Cabusao, J. A.,Viola , M. J.,, ., "From Identity Formation to Social Transformation: A Dialogue on Filipino American Studies", UNITAS Journal, University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines , 2018.
Cabusao, J., "Reading Carlos Bulosan/Documenting the Filipino Diaspora: An editorial introduction to _Writer in Exile/Writer in Revolt: Critical Perspectives on Carlos Bulosan_", Kritika Kultura (Forum Kritika on Critical Crossings: Hybridity's Fissures and Ruptures edited by Maria Luisa Torres Reyes), Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City, Philippines, 2018.
Cabusao, J., "Yearning in Carlos Bulosan: Toward a Queer Working Class Consciousness", International Journal of Diaspora & Cultural Criticism (Special issue on the Philippine Diaspora edited by Maria Luisa Torres Reyes), The Center for Asia & Diaspora, Konkuk University, Seoul, South Korea, 2017.
Cabusao, J., [Book Review] _The Nature of California: Race, Citizenship, and Farming since the Dust Bowl. _By Sarah D. Wald. University of Washington Press, 2016., Western American Literature, 2017.
Alquizola, M.,Hiraybayashi , L. R.,Cabusao, J. A., "The Bulosan Files: Another Layer in an Ongoing Dialogue" in _Writer in Exile/Writer in Revolt: Critical Perspectives on Carlos Bulosan_, University Press of America, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield, 2016.
Cabusao, J., _Writer in Exile/Writer in Revolt: Critical Perspectives on Carlos Bulosan_ (editor and contributor), University Press of America, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield, 2016.
Cabusao, J., editorial introduction to _Writer in Exile/Writer in Revolt: Critical Perspectives on Carlos Bulosan_, CUNY FORUM: Journal of the Asian American and Asian Research Institute, The City University of New York, 2016.
Cabusao, J., "Carlos Bulosan" in _Literature and Politics Today: The Political Nature of Modern Fiction, Poetry, and Drama_. Edited by M. Keith Booker , Greenwood Publishing Group, 2015.
Cabusao, J., "Ethnic Studies" in _Encyclopedia of Diversity and Social Justice_. Edited by Sherwood Thompson , Rowman & Littlefield, 2014.
Cabusao, J., _Forum Kritika: Reflections on Carlos Bulosan and Becoming Filipino_ (edited with introduction -- guest editor of special edition of peer reviewed essays featured in "Kritika Kultra"), Edited with an introduction -- guest editor of special edition of peer reviewed essays for Kritika Kultura Journal, 2014.
Cabusao, J., "Toward a Renewal of Critical Practice: Reflections on the Occupy Movement and Filipino Self Determination", Kritika Kultura, 2012.
Cabusao, J., "Decolonizing Knowledges: Asian American Studies, Carlos Bulosan, and Insurgent Filipino Diasporic Imagination", Kritika Kultura , 2011.
Cabusao, J., "The Social Responsibility of Filipino Intellectuals in the Age of Globalization and Empire: An Interview with E. San Juan, Jr. and Delia D. Aguilar", Cultural Logic , 2010.
Cabusao, J., [Book Review] _From Globalization to National Liberation: Essays of Three Decades_. By E. San Juan, Jr. The University of the Philippines Press, 2008., MELUS (Society for the Study of the Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States), 2010.
Cabusao, J., "Another World is Possible: Cultural Studies and Critical Filipino Resistance" in _Philippine Studies: Have We Gone Beyond St. Louis?_. Edited by Priscelina Patajo-Legasto , University of the Philippines Press, 2009.
Cabusao, J., [Book Review] _The Forbidden Book: The Philippine-American War in Political Cartoons._ Eds. Abe Ignacio, Enrique de la Cruz, Jorge Emmanuel, Helen Toribio. T'Boli Publishing and Distribution, 2004., Amerasia Journal , 2006.
Cabusao, J., "Carlos Bulosan" in _The Encyclopedia of Literature and Politics: Censorship, Revolution, and Writing_. Edited by M. Keith Booker , Greenwood Publishing Group , 2005.
Cabusao, J., [Book Review] _Babaylan: An Anthology of Filipina and Filipina American Writers._ Edited with introductions by Nick Carbo and Eileen Tabios. Aunt Lute Books, 2001., Amerasia Journal , 2001.
Faculty Award for Outstanding Service, College of Arts and Sciences. Bryant University , 2018
Inclusive Excellence Award, Contributing to Success. Bryant University, 2018
Merit Award. Bryant University, 2017
Summer Stipend. Bryant University , 2015
Merit Award. Bryant University , 2015
National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Early Career Educator of Color Leadership Award, 2011
Instructional Development Funding. Bryant University, 2010
Merit Award. Bryant University, 2009
Mellon Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship. Department of English, Kalamazoo College, 2006
Rackham One-Term Dissertation Fellowship. Department of English, University of Michigan, 2004
Graduate Committee Spring/Summer Grant. Department of English, University of Michigan, 2001
First Year Summer Research Program Grant. University of Michigan, 2000
Rackham Merit Fellowship. University of Michigan, 1999
UCLA Institute of American Cultures (IAC) M.A. Thesis Grant, 1998
Graduate Opportunity Fellowship. Asian American Studies M.A. Program, UCLA, 1997
Highest Honors in Cross-Cultural Ethnic Studies (individual major). Oberlin College, 1997
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Image Award. Oberlin College, 1996
Ronald E. McNair Scholar. Oberlin College, 1996
Wabash College Lily Award. Four Year Merit Scholarship (unable to accept), 1993
U.S. Ethnic Literatures, Cultural Studies Approaches to Literature and Popular Culture/Media Literacy, Critical Theory, Africana/Black Studies, American Studies, Women's Studies/Gender and Sexuality Studies
20th Century U.S. Literature (Asian American and African American Literatures), Literary and Cultural Theory, Cultural Studies, Asian American Studies, Filipino American Studies, Women's Studies, U.S. Ethnic Studies
Critical Filipina and Filipino Studies Collective
National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)
East of California (EOC) Asian American Studies Network
Working Class Studies Association (WCSA)
Modern Language Association (MLA)