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Eric Darnell Pritchard

Eric Pritchard is Assistant Professor of English and the Center for Writing Studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Contact Information

341 English Building | MC-718

edp@illinois.edu

Education

PhD, English (with distinction), University of Wisconsin-Madison

M.A. Afro-American Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

B.A. English-Liberal Arts (magna cum laude), The Lincoln University, Pennsylvania

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Research Interests

Literacy; composition theory; rhetoric; community-based writing; qualitative research methods; historiography; African-American literature; LGBT literature; black feminism; queer theory; black queer studies; hip hop studies; race and masculinities; fashion and performance.

Specialty

Writing Studies, African American Studies, Gender/Sexuality Studies, Theory & Criticism, Teacher Training

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