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Associate Professor, English Women's & Gender Studies

Dr. Kwakiutl L. Dreher is Associate Professor of English at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She published Dancing on the White Page: Black Women Entertainers Writing Autobiography with SUNY press in 2008. In summer 2010, she presented her work on her maiden international tour of Dancing on the White Page in Europe.


Ph.D., University of California-Riverside

Master's, Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, Georgia

Bachelor's, English, University of South Carolina-Columbia

Areas of Specialization

African American Literature


Film, Visual, and Popular Culture

Mass Marketed Popular Literature