Gina Dent

Education:

B. A., University of California, Berkeley, Comparative Literature; M.A. Columbia University, English and Comparative Literature; Ph.D. Columbia University, English and Comparative Literature

Dissertation:

Flowers and Colored Bottles: The Anthropology of Culture in twentieth-Century African American Writing.

Thesis Advisor:

Robert Ferguson, Professor of English & Comparative Literature, Columbia University

Research Topic:

Flowers and Colored Bottles: The Anthropology and Culture in Twentieth-Century African American Writing.

Mentor:

Angela Y. Davis, Professor, History of Consciousness, University of California, Santa Cruz

Current Position:

Associate Professor, Department of Feminist Studies, UC Santa Cruz