Visiting Professors

Below is a list of current Visiting Professors. View a list of former Visiting Professors. 

  • CSREA and Pembroke Center for Teaching and Research on Women, Emerita Professor of English, Wesleyan University

    Ann duCille, who received a M.A. in Creative Writing and a M.A. and Ph.D. in American Civilization from Brown, is Emerita Professor of English at Wesleyan University, where she was William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of the Humanities (1999-2005), and Chair and Director of the African American Studies Program and Center, 1999-2003, and Chair of the English Department from 2006 to 2009. She has been visiting faculty at the Pembroke Center since 2015 and joins CSREA this year as Visiting Professor of Race and Ethnicity. A former Guggenheim Fellow, she is the author of The Coupling Convention: Sex, Text, and Tradition in Black Women's Fiction and Skin Trade (which won the Gustavus Myers Center Award for the Study of Human Rights in 1997), as well as numerous articles, essays, and book chapters in the fields of American and African American literature, feminist theory, and popular culture. Her new book, Technicolored: Reflections on Race in the Time of TV, is forthcoming from Duke University Press.