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  • Denise Burgher, Colored Conventions Project Fellow

    Colored Conventions Project Fellow
    116 Memorial Hall
    (302) 831-3352

    Biography

    Denise is interested in 19th century texts(traditional and alternative) written by women of the African diaspora both slave and free that are a part of the Afro-Protestant tradition. Exploring and interrogating slavery, freedom, mobility, agency, redemption and authority she is particularly interested in the ways that these issues are explored and expressed across the trans Atlantic and come to shape and be shaped by the Black church.

    Graduate Advisor

    John Ernest

    First Year at UD

    2015

 

 

116 Memorial Hall<div class="ExternalClass397CD0904FDA419C9210DD042541BE82">Denise is interested in 19th century texts(traditional and alternative) written by women of the African diaspora both slave and free that are a part of the Afro-Protestant tradition. Exploring and interrogating slavery, freedom, mobility, agency, redemption and authority she is particularly interested in the ways that these issues are explored and expressed across the trans Atlantic and come to shape and be shaped by the Black church.</div><div class="ExternalClass62C6358C531547B1BDC20C9A5CA5FA15">John Ernest</div><div class="ExternalClassB66A2871D66849EB8A770838485B45E2">2015</div>Graduate AdvisorFirst Year at UDdburgher@udel.eduBurgher, Denise(302) 831-3352<img alt="" src="/Images%20Bios/GRAD_Burgher_Denise-180.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Colored Conventions Project FellowGraduate StudentAfrican American Literature;American Literature;Cultural Studies;Digital Humanities;English Education;Gender and Sexuality Studies;Global Literature;Literature and Drama;Print and Material Culture Studies;Public Humanities;Race and Ethnicity Studies;Transatlantic / Transnational StudiesB.A. American Studies- Trinity College - 1994, M.A. African American Studies- University of California Los Angeles- 2004

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • Department of English
  • 203 Memorial Hall
  • Newark, DE 19716, USA
  • University of Delaware
  • Phone: 302-831-2361
  • english@udel.edu