College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of English

Crystal Donkor

University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Summary

Dr. Crystal Donkor is an Assistant Professor of English, specializing in Multicultural Literature at SUNY New Paltz. She received her Ph.D. from the W. E. B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Dr. Donkor’s research interests are nineteenth and early twentieth century Black women’s post-emancipation literary fiction, African American print culture, queer theory, Black feminist theory, and the Digital Humanities. Her manuscript in-progress is tentatively entitled, Fumbling Towards Ecstasy: The Pursuit of Pleasure in Black Women’s Fiction, 1859-1910.


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