Publications

“Slavery and the Afrofuture in Samuel R. Delany’s Stars in My Pocket Like Grains of Sand.” “Speculating Futures,” special issue of Obsidian: Literature & Arts in the African Diaspora 42.1-2 (Fall 2016): 204-217.

“Scripture, Psyche and Women in Zora Neale Hurston’s Moses, Man of the Mountain.” Palimpsest: A Journal on Women, Gender and the Black International 5.2 (Fall 2016): 182-202.

“Nella Larsen.” Oxford Bibliographies Online–American Literature. Ed. Jackson R. Bryer and Paul Lauter. New York: Oxford University Press, forthcoming Spring 2014.

“Passing and the State in Junot Diaz’s “Drown.” MELUS: Multi-Ethnic Literature of the US 38.2 (Summer 2013): 111-126.

“Not Even Past”: Race, Historical Trauma and Subjectivity in Faulkner, Larsen and Van Vechten. New York: Fordham University Press, 2010. Reviewed in Modernism/Modernity 17.4 (November 2010): 945-7.

“Psychology and Black Liberation in Richard Wright’s Black Power (1954).” JML: Journal of Modern Literature 32.4 (Summer 2009): 105-124.

“Trauma Studies and Faulkner’s Sanctuary: Sex, Sexuality, Race, and American Literature.”Genders 42 (Fall 2005). http://genders.org/g42/g42_stringer.html

“Memory as Fetish: Light in August.” In Michael Zeitlin, ed., Méconaissances: Misrecognition, Race and the Real in Faulkner’s Fiction. Special issue of Études Faulkneriennes (Presses Universitaires de Rennes [France]) 4 (Fall 2004): 113-126.