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PhD, Stanford University MA, UNC Chapel Hill BA, English, Yale University
George Moses Horton Society for the Study of African American Poetry
"Postmodern Soul: The Innovative Nostalgia of Thomas Sayers Ellis," Contemporary Literature 56.2 (Summer 2015): 340-371. Winner of the L. S. Dembo prize for best article of the year.
“‘Which Me Will Survive’: Rethinking Identity, Reclaiming Audre Lorde.” Callaloo 35.3 (Summer 2012): 758-777
Contribution to Poetry Foundation podcast on the career of Langston Hughes.February 19, 2007.