University of Mississippi

Paula W. White

      Ph.D. English, University of Arkansas, 2017.               
      M.A. English, Jackson State University, 2010.
      B.A., with Distinction, English, Jackson State University, 2007.
Teaching and Research Interests: 
      Contemporary African American Literature
      Black Feminist Literary Studies
      Black Masculinity Studies
      Southern Literature
     “Individualism and the Pull of Tradition in Things Fall Apart and The Joys of Motherhood” in Achebe’s Women: Imagism and Power African Press, 2012: 301-08. Print.
      White Faces in Black Spaces: The Dilemma of William Styron’s Nat Turner” in Black Magnolias: A Literary Journal. (Vol. 6.1)  Spring 2012: 5-16. Print.
       Major African American Writers
      African American Literature Survey since 1920
      Studies in Southern Literature
      Survey of Southern Literature
      Women in the South
      Special Topics in Gender and Literature
      Literary Interpretation