Carol Henderson

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Vice Provost

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Africana Studies

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Areas of Expertise

  • Specializes in African American studies, specifically in African American literature.
  • Explores issues of gender politics, film, popular culture and visual culture.
  • Provides strategic leadership in advancing diversity as an institutional value and academic priority in all facets of the academic community.
  • Author of "Scarring the Black Body: Race and Representation in African American literature." Editor of "Go Tell It on the Mountain: Historical and Critical Essays," and "America and the Black Body."

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