Modern American and African American literatures
American and African American literature
American and African American literature, modernism, periodical studies.
Australian Aboriginal Literature African American Literature American Literature Book History
…Black Print Unbound: The Christian Recorder, African American Literature, and Periodical Culture (Oxford UP 2015).
Unexpected Places: Relocating Nineteenth-Century African American Literature (Mississippi 2009)….
African American literature, nineteenth-century American literature, print culture, periodicals
Civil Rights Literature, African American Literature, Southern Literature
African literatures, African diaspora literatures (including Caribbean), African American literatures, comparative literature, music and literature
African American literature, postcolonial literature, Digital Humanities, Race and Ethnic Studies
African American literature, racial violence, performance theory, LGBT
I teach courses in African American literature, American Popular Music, Law and Literature, Creative Nonfiction, Ethics, and Introduction to Literature. My research focuses mostly on post-Civil Rights era African American literature, popular music and the intersection between law and African American culture.