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African American and Diaspora Studies

Scott Henkel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English and African American & Diaspora Studies

B.A., Western Michigan University (1997)
M.A., Ohio University (2000)

Ph.D., MIchigan State University (2007)

Office: Hoyt Hall 241


Scott Henkel

Scott Henkel joined the faculty of the University of Wyoming in 2015. His research and teaching interests include the literatures of the Americas in the long 19th century; transnational American studies; the literature of labor and slavery; critical theory; democratic political movements; free speech and censorship; and complex systems.

Teaching: Slavery and Resistance in teh Americas, Democracy and the Literatures of the Americas, The Literature of Equality, Banned Books and Stories Not Told.

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1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-2733

Fax: 307-766-2555


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