Stephanie Brown

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs , Associate Professor

Stephanie Brown is the author of The Postwar African-American Novel: Protest and Discontent, 1945-1950 (2011) and co-editor, with Éva Tettenborn, of Engaging Tradition, Making It New: Essays on Teaching Recent African-American Literature (2008). She has also published numerous articles on African-American literature and culture. Her most recent publications blend her work with study abroad programs in Berlin with theoretical explorations of the issues of cosmopolitanism and student engagement. She is presently at work on a book length study of genre blurring in 21st-century historical and speculative fiction.

Areas of Expertise

African American Literature

20th & 21st Century American Literature

Speculative Fiction

Critical Race Theory


Ph.D., Columbia University

Stephanie Brown