Said@Duke: Regina Bradley on the Literature of the Black South

Part of the Said@Duke 2017-2018 Series
Regina Bradley: You really don't need to include Faulkner in a discussion about the black South

On Feb. 19, author Regina N. Bradley read from “Boondock Kollage: Stories from the Hip Hop South”, her collection of 12 short stories addressing issues of race, place and identity in the post-Civil Rights American South. Bradley is a scholar of popular culture, race, the American South, and African American literature, and is currently Assistant Professor of English and African Diaspora Studies at Kennesaw State University. The event was co-sponsored by the Forum for Scholars and Publics, Scalawag magazine, the Department of African & African American Studies, the Center for Arts, Digital Culture & Entrepreneurship, and the Duke Council on Race and Ethnicity.

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