Patricia Matthew, “Written/Unwritten: On the Promise and Limits of Diversity and Inclusion”

October 17, 2018
3:30 pmto5:00 pm

EMU 230 | Swindells
Erb Memorial Union
1222 E. 13th St.

Patricia A. Matthew, associate professor of English at Montclair State University, is the editor of Written/Unwritten: Diversity and the Hidden Truths of Tenure(University of North Carolina Press, 2016).

Matthew has given lectures on Written/Unwritten at various universities including Barnard, the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, the University of Missouri, and the University of Virginia.

She has published essays and books reviews on diversity in higher education in PMLA,TheADE BulletinSigns: Journal of Women in Culture and Society,The New Inquiry, and The Atlantic

Patricia Matthew

Her work on faculty diversity has been featured in The Chronicle of Higher EducationInside Higher Education, and The Los Angeles Review of Books.

She is a specialist in the history of the novel and British abolitionist literature and has published articles on these subjects in European Romantic Review,Women’s WritingNineteenth-Century Gender Studies, and the Keats-Shelley Journal.

Her essays on race, popular culture, and British literature have been published in Lapham’s Quarterly and The Atlantic. She is currently writing a book on sugar, gender, and political protests in nineteenth-century England.