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Jennifer Bagneris

Norman Mayer 214


B.A. Department of English, Vassar College 2009
M.A. Department of English, Vanderbilt University, 2011
Ph.D. Department of English, Vanderbilt University, 2018


Jennifer Bagneris received her doctorate in English with a concentration in 20th-century African American Literature from Vanderbilt University. Her research explores the history and culture of New Orleans, the Global South, Black internationalism, Black feminism, and the intersection of scholarship and social justice. Dr. Bagneris has taught undergraduate classes in rhetoric and writing at Vanderbilt, Tulane, and Dillard, focused primarily on themes of race, gender, and sexuality. Her projects include African American oral history and genealogy research for African American seniors.