Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2022-01-01 Blogging Race, Blogging Nation: Digital Diaspora as Home in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Americanah.College Literature.  49. 2022-01-01
2022-01-01 Contending with the palimpsest: Reading the land through Black women’s emotional geographies.Annals of the American Association of Geographers. Special Issue: Displacements.2022-01-01
2021-01-01 Haiti’s Past, Present, and Uncertain Future: Danticat’s New Yorker column as Platform for Public Intellectualism.Bloomsbury Handbook to Edwidge Danticat.2021-01-01
2020-01-01 Fight for your life, Ava!’: Segregation, Im/mobility, and Fighting for African American Futures in Stephanie Powell Watts’ No One is Coming to Save Us.North Carolina Literary Review, Special issue: Expatriate North Carolina Authors2020-01-01
2020-01-01 Sowing the Seeds: Decolonial Practices and Pedagogies.Special Colloquia Section.  41. 2020-01-01
2019-01-01 Edwidge Danticat’s Elegiac Project: A Transnational Historiography of U.S. Imperialist State Violence.Routledge2019-01-01


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2019-01-01 The Exigency of the Floating Homeland and Engaging Postnationalisms in the Classroom: Approaches to Teaching Edwidge Danticat’s Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work..  Approaches to Teaching Edwidge Danticat.. 2019-01-01


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2019-01-01 Leaving Home to Return Home: Writing North Carolina Homeplace from the Particular to the Universal, an Interview with Stephanie Powell Watts.North Carolina Literary Review.. 2019-01-01
Narrating History, Home, and Dyaspora: Critical Essays on the Work of Edwidge Danticat.University Press of Mississippi.


Full Name

  • Maia L Butler