Ernie Mitchell

Ernie Mitchell

Graduate Student in African and African American Studies
Tutorial Board Teaching Fellow
Ernie Mitchell

Research Fields:The Black Renaissance (Zora Neale Hurston, Claude McKay, Alain Locke, etc.); American Expatriate Modernism (Lost Generation, Black Writers in Paris); Phenomenology (Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, Fanon); Walter Benjamin

Education: Ph.D. Harvard University, African American Studies (expected, Spring 2017); M.T.S. Harvard Divinity School, Religion and Literature (2009); A.B. Princeton University, Religion (2006)

Languages: English (fluent); German (speaking and reading); Classical Latin (reading), Spanish (reading), French (reading)

Dissertation title: Remaking Moses: Zora Neale Hurston, Religion, and Modernism (Advisor: Glenda Carpio)

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