Contact Information

Rabb 230
office hours: TR 1-2 and by appt.
diouf@brandeis.edu
781-736-2161

Emilie Diouf


Visiting Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Michigan State University


Research Interests

Anglophone and Francophone African literature; Caribbean literature; critical theory; film/media; gender and sexuality studies; postcolonial theory and literature.


Selected Publications

“Movement of the Female Body: Re-imagining Black Diasporic Women’s Writings.” In New Frontiers in the Study of the Global African Diaspora: Between Unchartered Themes and Alternative Representations
Edited by Glenn Chambers, R. Kiki Edozie, and Tama Hamilton-Wray. MSU Press, Forthcoming 2017.

I Just Wanted To Forget It All. But It Was Impossible:” Umutesi and the Politics of Testimony in Surviving the Slaughter: The Ordeal of a Rwandan Refugee in Zaire.”In Under Fire: Critical Discourses on African Women in War and Conflict.
Edited by Pauline Ada Uwakweh. Lexington Books, 2016.


Current Projects

 


Selected Courses Taught

The Globalization of Nollywood (ENG 170a)