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Jewel Williams

PhD student, Graduate Teaching Associate


Jewel Williams is a doctoral student with a concentration is Postcolonialism.


  • Postcolonial Literature
  • Queer Literature
  • Black Diaspora Literature


MA Transnational and Multicultural Literature, East Carolina University

BA English World Literature and French Language and Literature, North Carolina State University


  • "Trans is the New Gay but not the New Black: 'Orange is the New Black' and the Representation of transsexual Identity." Response: The Digital Journal of Popular Culture Scholarship, accepted

Associations & Organizations

  • ASA, African Studies Association
  • ALA, African Literature Association
  • MLA, Modern Literature Association

Contact Information

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