Corinna McLeod

Professor
Department of English

Language and Literature

256 Lake Huron Hall
(616) 331-8576
mcleodc@gvsu.edu

 

Corinna McLeod

Courses
ENG 204 World Mythology
ENG 303 Studies in World Literature
ENG 382 Nature Writing
ENG 495 Literature and Language (Capstone)
ENG 603 Graduate Seminar in British Literature: Literature of Empire
ENG 616 Graduate Seminar in Caribbean Literature

Research Interests
Mythology, Nationalism(s), Nation-making, Caribbean Literature, Postcolonial Theory, Travel Narratives, Ecocriticism.

Recent Publications
McLeod, C.  (2016). “‘Set Dem Free Again’:Duppy Conqueror and the Invocation of Legacy.” In Respect Due: Symposium on the Work of Kwame Dawes--Poetry International. 09 June 2016. Web. 14 July 2016.  

McLeod, C. (2016). "Merle Collins". In Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Franklin K. Knight (Ed.), Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography. (Vol. 2, pp. 189-190). Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.

McLeod, C. (2016). "Rosa Guy". In Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Franklin K. Knight (Ed.), Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography. (Vol. 3, pp. 242-243). Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.

McLeod, C. (2010). Ecocritical Service Learning in the First-Year Composition Classroom. In M.A Cooksey and Kimberly T. Olivares (Ed.), Quick Hits for Service-Learning: Successful Strategies from Award-winning Educators. (pp. 53-54). Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 

McLeod, C. (2011). Teaching Aberrance: Cinema as a Site for African Feminism. Journal of International Women’s Studies, 12 (4).

McLeod, C. "Negotiating National Memory: The British Empire and Commonwealth Museum."  Museums in the Metropole: Spec. iss. of African and Black Diaspora 2:2 (July 2009): 157-165.

McLeod, C. "Constructing a Nation: Jamaica Kincaid's A Small Place." Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism 25 (Feb. 2008):77-92.

Education
B.S., University of Tulsa
M.A., University of South Carolina
Ph.D., University of South Carolina



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