Campbell, ChristianChristian Campbell
Assistant Professor of English; Graduate Faculty; Undergraduate Instructor (UTSG)
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 919
Office Hours and/or Leave Status: TBA
Teaching and Research Interests
Caribbean Literature; Black Diaspora Literatures and Cultures (including Caribbean, African-American, Black British and Black Canadian); Cultural Studies/Popular Culture; Poetry/Poetics; Postcolonial Theory; Creative Writing.
B.A. (Macalester), M.Phil. (Oxford), M.A., Ph.D. (Duke)
Running the Dusk
(Peepal Tree Press, 2010).
"Folking up the Criticism: Re-Thinking 'the Folk' in Caribbean Discourse," The Routledge Companion to Anglophone Caribbean Literature
. (forthcoming 2010).
'Island Boy: An Interview with Sir Sidney Poitier,?' Special Issue, 'Callaloo and the Cultures and Letters of the Black Diaspora,' Callaloo
vol. 30 no. 2 (Spring 2007).
Recent poems published in Callaloo
, Caribbean Review of Books
, Indiana Review
, Maple Tree Literary Supplement
, PN Review
, Poetry London
, Small Axe
and West Branch
A book-length interdisciplinary study of the life and work of Sidney Poitier; essays on Caribbean poetry (especially Lorna Goodison and Derek Walcott) and diaspora; Caribbean art and memory; Louise Bennett and drag.