Assistant Professor. Stamford Campus.
Specialties: American literature, African American literature, Haitian Revolutionary studies, Atlantic studies, music, graphic novel.
Recent Publication: An Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti by Marcus Rainsford. Ed., with Paul Youngquist. Duke University Press, 2013.
Translation of, and Introduction to, Free Jazz/Black Power, by Philippe Carles and Jean-Louis Comolli, University Press of Mississippi, 2015.
Current Research: The Black Avenger in Atlantic Culture, monograph in progress.
An Anthology of Haitian Revolutionary Fictions. Co-editor. General editor, Marlene L. Daut.