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Josephs, Kelly

Josephs, Kelly
Director, York College Honors Program
Associate Professor
English
Areas of Expertise:
  • Anglophone Caribbean Literature
  • Postcolonial Literature and Theory
  • Literatures of the African Diaspora

Kelly Baker Josephs, Associate Professor of English, specializes in World Anglophone Literature with an emphasis on Caribbean Literature.  She teaches courses in Anglophone Caribbean Literature, Postcolonial Literature and Theory, Literatures of the African Diaspora, and Gender Studies. Her book Disturbers of the Peace: Representations of Insanity in Anglophone Caribbean Literature (U of Virginia P, 2013), considers the ubiquity of madmen and madwomen in Caribbean literature between 1959 and 1980.

Professor Josephs serves as Editor for sx salon: a small axe literary platform (www.smallaxe.net/sxsalon).

Education:
Degree Institution Field Dates
PhD  Rutgers University  Literature   
MA  Florida International University  Literature   

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Josephs, Kelly
 

Josephs, Kelly
Associate Professor
English