Sheila Lloyd

Assoc Professor, English


P: 909.748.8576

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

Office: English, Hall of Letters #206

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