Jasmine Nichole Cobb

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Bacca Foundation Associate Professor

External Address: 
1316 Campus Dr, 243 Friedl Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90252, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 684-4067

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania 2009

  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania 2007

  • M.A., University of Pittsburgh 2004

Cobb, JN, Jackson, and, JL. "They Hate Me: Spike Lee, Documentary Filmmaking, and Hollywood’s ‘Savage Slot.’." Fight the Power! The Spike Lee Reader. Peter Lang, 2009. (Chapter)

Cobb, JN. "Enduring Truths: Sojourner's Shadows and Substance." ART BULLETIN 98.4 (December 2016): 528-530. Full Text

Cobb, JN. "A More Perfect Union: Black Freedoms, White Houses." Public Culture 28.1 78 (January 2016): 63-87. Full Text Open Access Copy

Cobb, JN. "“Forget Me Not”: Free Black Women and Sentimentality: Color Plate 3." MELUS: Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States 40.3 (September 2015): 28-46. Full Text

Cobb, JN. "Directed by Himself: Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave." American Literary History 26.2 (April 1, 2014): 339-346. Full Text

Cobb, JN. "No We Can't!: Postracialism and the Popular Appearance of a Rhetorical Fiction." Communication Studies 62.4 (September 2011): 406-421. Full Text