Feb 27 2014

Ashraf Rushdy Headship Talk

February 27, 2014

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

African American Studies Department
Headship Search Series

Ashraf Rushdy
"Slavery's New Apologists"

Thursday, Feb 27
401 UH

Professor Ashraf Rushdy is the Benjamin Waite Professor of English Language and Chair of the African American Studies at Wesleyan University. Professor Rushdy is a prolific researcher in African American literature and culture. He is the author of "Neo-Slave Narratives: Studies in the Social Logic of a Literary Form (Oxford University Press,1999), "Remembering Generations: Race and Family in Contemporary African American Fiction" ( University of North Carolina Press, 2000), "American Lynching" (Yale University Press, 2012) and most recently "The End of American Lynching" (Rutger's University Press, 2013)



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