Jarvis C McInnisJarvis C McInnis  
Cordelia and William Laverack Family Assistant Professor

Office Location: 313 Allen Building, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone: (919) 684-2741
Email Address: jarvis.mcinnis@duke.edu

Office Hours:

Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Education:

Ph.D., Columbia University

M.Phil., Columbia University

B.A., Tougaloo College

Representative Publications

  1. McInnis, JC. "Black Women’s Geographies and the Afterlives of the Sugar Plantation." American Literary History 31.4Oxford University Press (OUP), (November, 2019): 741-774. [doi]  [abs]
  2. McInnis, JC. "A corporate plantation reading public: Labor, literacy, and diaspora in the global black South." American Literature 91.3Duke University Press, (September, 2019): 523-555. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Jarvis C. McInnis,. "“Behold the Land”: W. E. B. Du Bois, Cotton Futures, and the Afterlife of the Plantation in the US South." The Global South 10.2Indiana University Press, (2016): 70-70. [doi]
  4. McInnis, JC. "“That ‘the Land Would One Day Be Free’: Reconciling Race and Region in African American and Southern Studies.”." Mississippi Quarterly: the Journal of Southern Cultures 68.1-2 (2015): 15-20.
  5. McInnis, JC. ""Writing Around the Edges": A Praise Song for Wanda Coleman." Callaloo 37.2Callaloo, (2014): 190-193.