Professor of English
378 Bricker Hall
190 N. Oval Mall
Areas of Expertise
- Twentieth-Century British and American Literature
- Gender and Sexuality Studies Area
- PhD, The Ohio State University
Author of The Prentice Hall Anthology of African American Women's Literature, Granny Midwives and Black Women Writers: Double-Dutched Readings, Invisible Man's Literary Heritage: Benito Cereno and Moby Dick, and of articles and reviews on African American literature and theory, and multicultural pedagogy. Recipient of the OSU Alumni Distinguished Teaching Award and the OSU Distinguished Service Award.