Contact Information

Rabb 230
office hours: TR 1-2 and by appt.

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)