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Pemberton, Gayle


Professor of English and African American Studies, Emerita







BA University of Michigan
MA Harvard University
MAA Wesleyan University
PHD Harvard University

EMAIL:

gpemberton@wesleyan.edu

COURSES TAUGHT:

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

19th and 20th Century American Fiction
African American Literature
American Film
Nonfiction writing

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Nonfiction writing
Film

AWARDS WON:

Binswanger Teaching Award, Wesleyan
John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship
New Jersey Humanities Award for Writing
W. E. B. Du Bois Fellowship
Ford Foundation Fellowship