Department of English Chair and Professor
Prof. Dickson-Carr teaches courses in twentieth-century American literature, African American literature, and satire. His research focuses primarily upon the “New Negro” or Harlem Renaissance and African American satirical works of the 20th and 21st centuries. His current research focuses upon the African American rhetorical tradition from the antebellum period to the present.
Satire; the New Negro or Harlem Renaissance; African American rhetoric
2009 Spirit of Innovation Award, Dedman College
The Before Columbus Foundation American Book Award, 2006