Selected Publications
Pauline Hopkins. Of One Blood, Or the Hidden Self, edited, And with an Introduction. Simon and Schuster, 2004.
Frederick Douglass.  Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, edited and with an introduction. Oxford University Press, 1999.           
Leaving Pipe Shop:  Memories of Kin. Scribner’s, 1997 Paperback edition, W. W. Norton, 1998.
Period Editor, "Realism, Naturalism, Modernism, 1940-1960."
Norton Anthology of African-African-American Literature, Henry Louis Gates and Nellie McKay, General Editors, 1996.
"The Changing Same":  Studies in Fiction by Black-American Women Book length study. Indiana University Press 1995.
Slavery and the Literary Imagination, edited with Arnold Rampersad.  Papers of the English Institute. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1988.
Zora Neale Hurston.  Moses, Man of the Mountain. Edited and with an Introduction. New York: Harper & Row, 1990.

First Name: 
Deborah E.
Alice Griffin Professor of English and Director of the Carter G. Woodson Institute
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Office Address: 

Carter G. Woodson Institute
101 Minor Hall
PO Box 400162
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4162


B.A., Tuskegee Institute
M.A., Purdue University
Ph.D., Purdue University

Faculty Type: 
Associate and Affiliate Faculty