Professor of English


George's research and teaching focus on African literature, black diasporic literature, and postcolonial theory. He is author of Relocating Agency: Modernity and African Letters (2003), winner of CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title award, and co-editor of The Encyclopedia of the Novel (Wiley-Blackwell, 2011). His articles have appeared in Comparative Literature; Comparative Literature Studies; Diacritics; Novel: A Forum on Fiction; Research in African Literatures; and Representations.

Brown Affiliations

Research Areas