Professor of English


Kevin Quashie teaches black cultural and literary studies and is a professor in the department of English. He is the author or editor of three books, most recently The Sovereignty of Quiet: Beyond Resistance in Black Culture (2012). He is currently writing a book on black aliveness.

Black feminist/women's studies has long been central to Quashie's thinking about blackness. He also writes and teaches on black queer studies and on aesthetics.

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