Gladys Nubla earned a Ph.D. in English from UC Berkeley and an M.A. in Asian American Studies from UCLA. She has published her scholarship on Filipinx American literature and film in MELUS, positions: east asia critique, and Lit: Literature Interpretation Theory. Her most recent publication on children, sexuality, and American colonial ideology in the Philippines is forthcoming in the anthology Gendering the Trans-Pacific World (ed. Catherine Ceniza Choy and Judy Tzu-Chun Wu, Spring 2017).