College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of English

Joyce White

Winthrop University
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Joyce White is an Assistant Professor of English in African American Literature at Winthrop University. She received her Ph.D. in Humanities with a primary focus in African American Studies from Clark Atlanta University, and earned a BA and MA in English, with a focus in Creative Writing and literature, from Florida State University. Her research interests include 19th, 20th, and 21st century African American and diasporic literature as well as African cosmological and spiritual continuities in the diaspora.

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