Nicholas Powers

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Job title: 

Associate Professor

Phone: 

(347)683-5199

E-mail: 

powersn [at] oldwestbury [dot] edu

Building: 

New Academic Building

Room: 

3006

Office hours: 

  • Mondays and Wednesdays 11:30am to 1pm and 2:50pm to 3:50pm

Courses taught: 

  • Topics in African American Literature, Creative Non-Fiction, Black Women Writers, Literature of Class Consciousness, Autobiography, Literature Across Cultures I and II

Education: 

  • CUNY Graduate Center, Ph.D. in English

Research interests: 

  • African American Aesthetics, Surrealism, Marxism, Feminist Theory

Select publications & presentations: 

  • The Ground Below Zero (book)
  • The Indypendent (articles)
  • Truth Out (articles)