- African American and African Diaspora Literature
- American Literature and Culture
- Race and Ethnicity Studies
- Transnational Literatures
- Cultural Philosophy
Honors and Awards:
- US-UK Fulbright Award
- Accountability, Climate, Equity, and Scholarship Fellowship
- Spectres from the Past: Slavery and the Politics of “History in West African and African-American Literature, New York: Routledge, 2020.
- “Fighting Fire with Fire: Violence and the Black Liberation Movement” in Perkins, Kathy A., et al. The Routledge Companion to African American Theatre and Performance. New York: Routledge, 2018.
- “The Goose and the Gander”: Historical roots of Black Power ideology on violence. Preparing for submission in Black Power: Movement, Cultures and Resistance in the Black Americas (forthcoming by Routledge).