Serialization and Schooling in Julia C. Collins's The Curse of Caste (1865)

Nazera Sadiq Wright

University of Kentucky

Nazera Sadiq Wright is Associate Professor of English at the University of Kentucky, specializing in nineteenth and twentieth-century African American literature, print culture, and black girlhood studies. Her research is supported by fellowships through the Ford Foundation, the NEH, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. She is the author of Black Girlhood in the Nineteenth Century (University of Illinois Press, 2016). During 2017-2018, she will be in residence at the Library Company of Philadelphia as a National Endowment of the Humanities Postdoctoral Fellow and an Andrew W. Mellon Program in African American History Postdoctoral Fellow to advance her second book. 


Nazera Wright’s, “Serialization and Schooling in Julia C. Collins’s The Curse of Caste (1865),” places Collins’s novel in conversation with her earlier serial work: a series of Christian Recorder essays. The... [ view full abstract ]


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P27 » Serial Blackness: Seriality the Fragment and Nineteenth-Century African American Literary History (15:45 - Thursday, 22nd March, Fiesta III-IV)

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