Wahneema H. Lubiano

Wahneema H. Lubiano

Associate Professor of African and African American Studies

External Address: 
243G Friedl Building, 124 Campus Drive, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90252, Durham, NC 27708-0252
(919) 684-2830

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Stanford University 1987

  • M.A., Stanford University 1987

  • B.A., Howard University 1979

Selected Grants

African American Literature and Social History awarded by National Endowment for the Humanities (Principal Investigator). 2012 to 2013

Lubiano, W. “"Race, Class, and the Politics of Death" (revised & reprinted).” Capitalizing on Catastrophe: The Globalization of Disaster Assistance, edited by Mark Schuller and Nandini Gunewardena, AltaMira Press, 2008.

Lubiano, W., and Angie Chambram-Dernersesian. “"Interview with Wahneema Lubiano".” The Chicano Cultural Studies Forum: Critical and Ethnographic Retrospectives, edited by Angie Chambram-Dernersesian, New York University Press, 2007.

Lubiano, W. “‘Stuart Hall’ (Wahneema Lubiano Comments, Stuart Hall Event, 17 March 2014).” Cultural Studies, vol. 29, no. 1, Jan. 2015, pp. 12–16. Scopus, doi:10.1080/09502386.2014.922658. Full Text

Lubiano, W. “Affect and rearticulating the racial "un-sayables".” Cultural Anthropology, vol. 28, no. 3, Aug. 2013, pp. 540–43. Scopus, doi:10.1111/cuan.12021. Full Text

Hardt, M., and W. Lubiano. “Obama and the Left at Midterm: Introduction.” South Atlantic Quarterly, vol. 110, no. 1, Dec. 2011, pp. 233–34. Scopus, doi:10.1215/00382876-2010-031. Full Text

Lubiano, and W. “Black Studies, Multiulturalism, and Airport Bookshops: An Interview with Wahneema Lubiano.” E3w Review of Books, vol. 8, 2008, pp. 56–59.

Wiegman, R., et al. “In the After Life of the Duke Case.” Social Text 93, vol. 25, 2007, pp. 1–16.

Lubiano, W. H. Transatlantic Dreaming: Slavery, Tourism and Diasporic Encounters. Edited by Fran Markowitz and Anders Stefansson, Lexington Books, 2004.

Lubiano, W. “Constructing and reconstructing Afro-American texts: The critic as ambassador and referee.” American Literary History, vol. 1, no. 2, June 1989, pp. 432–47. Scopus, doi:10.1093/alh/1.2.432. Full Text