Humphrey, amina, welcome african roots: a study in the political and cultural semiotics of black hair in african american growing-up literature, 1999, title not in catalog hyppolite, joanne, neither here nor there : caribbean-american women writers in the united states, 1994, srlf/ caas, 1782917, ld7918. Significance and the influence of race on an individual's identity racial choice emerges out of the shifting historical, cultural, and social discussions of race and identity we have witnessed after integration this dissertation examines the resulting representations of contemporary black identity in african american literature by. To identify individual doctoral dissertations, use the library catalog author, title, subject or keyword search to browse all afro american studies dissertations, use the general subject heading: theses -- afro american studies -- doctoral the library keeps physical copies of umass doctoral theses, and. Melanie chambliss:”history in the making: black archives and the shaping of african american history” advisor: jonathan holloway committee members: joseph entin sensational modernism: disfigured bodies and aesthetic astonishment in modern american literature and photography advisor: michael denning. Dissertations a bibliography of african dissertations and theses on african literature nancy j schmidt since there are no guides to african dissertations and theses compa to the index to american doctoral dissertations and dissertation ab- stracts, an attempt has been made to compile a.
Experiences of african american female first generation college students by ashley green a dissertation submitted to the graduate college in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy educational leadership, research and technology western michigan. This dissertation examines the relationship between african american literature and performance during the modern civil rights movement it traces the ways in which the movement was acted out on the theatrical stage as creatively as it was at those sites of embodied activism that have survived in intellectual and popular. Recent phd dissertations 2017 heidi cephus, corporeal judgment in sheakpeare's plays trista edwards, spectral evidence anthony cole jeffrey, the aesthetics of sin: beauty in early modern english literature tana juko, misrecognized and misplaced: race performed in african american literature, 1900-2015.
Illustrating the smallest black bodies: the creation of childhood in african- american children's literature, 1836-2015 (umrigar [dir], fountain, grimm) eric earnhardt (phd) the “sentient plume”: the theory of the pathetic fallacy in anglo-american poetry, 1856-1945 (koenigsberger [dir], clune, gridley. Nearly all phd recipients have secured academic or professional careers in a variety of departments in universities throughout the nation they can be found in american studies, african and african american studies, english, history, history and literature, music, political science, religion, social studies, and.
“far from 'everybody's everything': literary tricksters in african american and chinese american fiction” (p 2000) anglin, merit e gone to the dogs: canine capital and the management of biopolitical fitness in american literature and culture, 1835-present (p 2012) ashe, bertram. Arnal dayaratna, reading india's partition through literature mike ennis, historicizing nahua utopias erica edwards, contesting charisma: political leadership in contemporary african american culture nayeli garci-crespo, becoming digital: ghosts of old media jini watson, the new asian city: literature and urban.
Jamey graham transforming trauma: memory and slavery in black atlantic literature since 1830 raquel kennon renaissance romance: rewarding the boundaries of fiction christine s lee psychomotor aesthetics: conceptions of gesture and affect in russian and american modernity, 1910s-1920s ana olenina. Follow this and additional works at: http://scholarshipshuedu/dissertations part of the beaumont, christopher g, exploring the experiences of racial identity and stereotype threat in african american male medical doctors across this literature review, this research will focus its critique ofrelevant research on. This dissertation provides a brief history of the african american experience of the railroad and then uses this history to examine works by an assortment of writers of what the repeated use of the train as a symbol in twentieth-century african american literature creates a sense of continuity and tradition that, though largely.
Title: (re)imagining brown 250+: histories of violence in the making of an american university people and places: young, phoebe (author), martinez, monica (advisor), hu-dehart, evelyn (reader), brown university (sponsor) date created: 2017 genre: theses description: this thesis asks, what histories are forgotten in. American men ravon d keith clark atlanta university follow this and additional works at: http://digitalcommonsauctredu/dissertations part of the english language and literature commons this thesis is brought to you for historically, and in literature, the concept of black masculinity is often viewed. Got stuck looking for a suitable topic for your american literature thesis list of best american literature dissertation ideas for college zora neale hurston's ' in their eyes were watching god', is a creation for the african-american woman searching for identity in the 1920s and 1930s in her works, zora neale hurston.