Hortense Spillers

Hortense Spillers (Ph.D. Brandeis), Co-Editor, Realism, Naturalism, Modernism, Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of English, Vanderbilt University. Author of the essay collection Black, White, and in Color. Editor of the collection Comparative American Identities: Race, Sex, and Nationality in the Modern Text; co-editor with Marjorie Pryse of Conjuring: Black Women, Fiction and the Literary Tradition, and an editor of The Heath Anthology of American Literature. Director of Issues in Critical Investigation (ICI), an initiative to stimulate new scholarship in African diasporic studies, which she founded in 2007; founding editor of The A-Line Journal, A Journal of Progressive Commentary, which she launched in 2013. Recent work has appeared in Callaloo and boundary 2.

Books by Hortense Spillers

  1. Book CoverThe Norton Anthology of African American Literature

    Third Edition / Volume(s): 2

    An exciting revision of the best-selling anthology for African American literary survey courses.More

  2. Book CoverThe Norton Anthology of African American Literature

    Third Edition / Volume(s): Two Volume Set

    An exciting revision of the best-selling anthology for African American literary survey courses.More

  3. Book CoverThe Norton Anthology of African American Literature

    Third Edition / Volume(s): 1

    An exciting revision of the best-selling anthology for African American literary survey courses.More