Helen Kapstein

Helen Kapstein

Associate Professor
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PhD Columbia University

Columbia University

BA Brown University


Helen Kapstein earned her PhD in the Department of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University. She specializes in postcolonial literature and theory, contemporary British literature, cultural and media studies, and Anglophone African literature and culture. Her bookPostcolonial Nations, Islands, and TourismReading Real and Imagined Spaces, is now available from Rowman & Littlefield International. In addition to other college, university, and professional service, Professor Kapstein serves on CUNY's University Faculty Senate and is Vice President of the Cultural Studies Association.


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