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Linda Carty

Linda Carty


Associate Professor
African American Studies

lcarty@syr.edu

205 Sims Hall
315.443.9345


    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