Amy Wright

About Amy

Dr. Amy E. Wright

Writer, educator, and professor of Hispanic Studies,  Amy has published on serials, imagery, iconography, pop culture, nation-building and national identities from the 19th century to the present. Her efforts to uncover the lost history of the Mexican novel earned a National Endowment for the Humanities Award in 2022. Wright spends her time between Saint Louis (Missouri) and Mérida (México). Visit her online at, Facebook, LinkedIn,, Twitter and

Educational Background:

"This book, over 10 years in the making,
is dedicated to my 5-year-old son,
who reminds me each day that I am an author."

Dr. Amy E. Wright