614J Pray Harrold
Ph.D., African American Studies, Temple University, 2010
M.A. , African American Studies, Temple University, 2007
M.A ., Women’s Studies, Universidade Aberta, Lisbon, Portugal, 1999
Post-Grad Cert, Women, Migration, Subjectivity & Deconstruction, IFU University of Hannover, Germany
Bachelor of Arts, Anglo-American Culture and Literature University of Coimbra, Portugal, 1978
Drawing upon Portuguese and German backgrounds, my academic experience results in eclectic scholarship and research in the areas of African American Studies and extends into African and Western theoretical and cultural paradigms, Gender Studies, Black Women’s Studies, Culture, and African and African American Literature.
In the USA
PROFESSIONAL AND ACADEMIC ASSOCIATIONS
With over 50 workshops and communications presented in conferences mostly in the U.S.A. and Portugal, but also in Great Britain, Germany, Russia, Egypt, Ghana, Georgia (former Soviet Union), Brazil, and Hungary, my work both in English and Portuguese is also published in Portugal, U.S.A., and Brazil.
Chapters in books
Articles in peer-reviewed scholarly journals
The Department of Africology and African American Studies is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold, 734.487.4344