Jamie Rosenthal


Email:   jrosent@email.unc.edu
Office:   Greenlaw 425

Title(s)

Research Assistant Professor

Degrees

Ph.D. in Literature, University of California, San Diego

B.A. in Literature, University of California, Santa Cruz

Biography

Jamie Rosenthal received her Ph.D. in Literature from the University of California, San Diego. She specializes in British, transatlantic, and Caribbean literature and culture of the long eighteenth century. Her book project examines the intersections of race, gender, and sexuality in representations of slave rebellion in the Caribbean during the Age of Revolution.

Jamie has taught a wide range of courses in British, transatlantic, and Caribbean literature. She currently teaches courses on the rise of the novel, the Gothic, women and literature, representations of slavery and abolition, eighteenth-century transatlantic literature, and colonial and postcolonial Caribbean literature.