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Linda Carty

Linda Carty

Linda Carty

Associate Professor Emerita


African American Studies
205 Sims Hall


Women's and Gender Studies


LGBTQ Studies

Research and Teaching Interests

Gender Discourses in African Diaspora Studies; Migration and Diasporic Identities; Black Women's Labor in the Americas; Transnational Feminisms; Neocolonialism and Caribbean Studies.

Selected Publications
  • Not a Nanny: A Gendered, Transnational Analysis of Caribbean Domestic Workers in New York City (in) Decolonizing the Academy: Diaspora Theory and African New-World Studies 2003
  • Gender Relations at the University of the West Indies: The More Things Change the More they Remain the Same (in) UWI, You/We Journal, Vol.8, 2002
  • The Discourse of Empire and the Social Construction of Gender, (in) Scratching the Surface: Canadian Anti-Racist Feminist Thought 2000
  • We're Rooted Here and They Can't Pull Us Up: Essays in African Canadian Women's History, co-author 1994
  • And Still We Rise: Feminist Mobilization in Contemporary Canada, editor 1993
  • Unsettling Relations: The University as a Site of Feminist Struggles, co-author 1991
Democratizing Knowledge: Faculty Research in the Humanities (Part IV)

(May 3, 2018)

Democratization, internationalization rewrite rules of humanistic scholarship