Prof. Janaka Lewis's New BookProfessor Janaka Lewis has just published her new book, Freedom Narratives of African American Women: A Study of 19th Century Writings (McFarland, 2017).
While narratives of enslavement have become more central to conversations about African American women's writing, this book discusses the genre of narratives of freedom as well as women's relationships to the community in an effort to... Prof. Janaka Lewis's New Book Read more >>
Paula Eckard - Personally SpeakingProf. Paula Eckard delivered a wonderful presentation based on her book Thomas Wolfe and Lost Children in Southern Literature (U. Tennessee Press, 2017) as part of the "Personally Speaking Series" at UNC Charlotte Center City. Her talk addressed the work of Thomas Wolfe and the motif of the lost child in southern fiction. The impact of change and loss on children, and... Paula Eckard - Personally Speaking Read more >>