Houston A. Baker, Jr.
Doctoral Dissertations Chaired
Yoonmee Chang "Beyond the Culture Ghetto: Asian American Class Critique and the Ethnographic Bildungsroman"
Cheryl Deborah Williams "'Conceived in Transit, Delivered in Passage': Travel and Identity in 19th Century African American Women's Narratives"
Jeannine DeLombard ""Eye-witness to the Cruelty": Literary Abolitionism and the Antebellum Culture of Testimony"
Stephen Best "The Subject of Property: Race, Prosthesis, and Possession in American Culture, 1865-1927"
Ruth Lindeborg "Rushdie and the Politics of Postcolonial Representation"
Craig Smith "Utopia and Necessity: The Crisis of Nationalism in African Literature"
Michael Awkward "An Intertextual Reading of Black Women's Novels"
Joyce Jonas "Anancy in the Great House: A Study of Boundaries in the novels of Wilson Harris and George Lamming"