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Profile: Konstantina Karageorgos

Title: GSI/L&L

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Research Interests

Primary Interests

20th century African American literature and culture; Anglophone Afro-Caribbean literature; American literature (late 19th century to the present); minority American literature; Marxism; critical theory; contintental philosophy

Secondary Interests

Jewish American literature; totalitarianism; Hannah Arendt. 



“Deep Marxism: Richard Wright’s The Outsider and the Making of a Postwar Aesthetic.” Mediations. (forthcoming)
“Richard Wright’s Poetic Marxism.” Lineages of the Literary Left. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. (in press)
“Feminisms, Existential.” The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Gender and Sexuality Studies. (under contract)
“Toward a New Blueprint.” Rev. essay of Stephanie Brown’s The Postwar African American Novel: Protest and Discontent, 1945-1950. South Atlantic Quarterly. (in press)
“Reintroducing Sarah Wright.” Against the Current. May/Jun2014, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p26-30.
“Mapping the African-American Literary Left.” Against the Current. 160.  

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