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Sharon P Holland, Associate Professor, English

Office Location:  322 Allen
Office Phone:  (919) 684-2741
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  • PhD University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 1992
  • A.B. Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey. 1987


African American Literature
Gender & Sexuality Studies
Modern to Contemporary
Representative Publications   (More Publications)
  1.  Raising the Dead: Readings of Death and (Black) Subjectivity.  Duke University Press, 2000. (Awarded the Lora Romero First Book Publication Prize from the American Studies Association (2002).)
  2.  Crossing Waters, Crossing Worlds: The African Diaspora in Indian Country.  edited by Co-edited with Tiya Miles Duke University Press, Fall, Fall, 2006.
  3. "When Characters Lack Character: A Biomythography." PMLA 123:5 (2008): 1494-1502.
  4. "No Atheists in the Fox Hole: Toward a Radical Queer Politics." A Companion to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies  (2007).
  5. "The Last Word on Racism: Toward a New Critical Race Theory." South Atlantic Quarterly 104:3 (Summer, Summer, 2005).
  6. "If you know I have a history, you will respect me: A Perspective on Afro-Native American Literature." When Brer Rabbit Meets Coyote  (2003).

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