Academics

Sheila Lloyd

Assoc Professor, English

Degrees: M.A., Ph.D. Cornell University; B.A., Yale University

Office: English, Hall of Letters #206

Phone: 909/748-8576 Campus Ext. 8576

E-mail: sheila_lloyd@redlands.edu

Portrait

Academic Interests

  • African-American and American literatures
  • Member of the Art History, Race and Ethnic Studies and Visual and Media Studies advisory groups

Current Research

  • A book manuscript, "The Cultural Unconscious: Duty, Attachment, and Desire in African-American Transnationalisms"
  • Two articles, “Variations of History: African-American Feminisms and Representations of the ‘Hottentot Venus’” and “African-Diasporic Performativity and/as World Bank Literature”

Professional Background

  • African and African-diasporic literatures
  • Psychoanalytic theory
  • Transnationalism

Degrees Held

  • B.A., Yale University
  • M.A., Ph.D. Cornell University

Design through Math
Appleton Hall

The back of the University of Redlands own Appleton Hall contains a mathematically designed ‘Echo Chamber’ that uses calculated angles to refract sound.

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