Anna Thomas

Anna Thomas

Anna_Thomas@brown.edu

BA(H) English, Queen's University.

M.St English and American Studies, University of Oxford, 2011.


My work seeks to bring together the study of race, ethnicity, and the postcolonial under the rubric of the ethical turn.

Fields:
- Ethics and Empire: Imperial Value in the long 19th and long 20th centuries
- Postcolonial and Cultural Theory and Literature
- African American Literature and Black Internationalism

Courses Taught:

ENGL0200H Writing the Black Diaspora: Speaking Truth to Power

Research and Teaching Interests:

African American Studies and the Black Atlantic, Colonial and Postcolonial Studies, Literary and Cultural Theory, Race and Slavery, Race and Ethnicity, Romantic and Victorian, Transatlantic Studies