Linda-Susan Beard
Linda-Susan Beard is an Associate Professor of English and Director of Africana Studies at Bryn Mawr College. She negotiates between and among the worlds of African American, South African, and post-colonial literatures. She teaches courses on post-apartheid literature, literary and historical reimaginings of transatlantic slavery such as "Toni Morrison and the Art of Narrative Conjure," as well as introductory courses in English and African literatures which examine the dynamics of canon formation.