Interdisciplinary Studies Department

Laura Davis

Associate Professor of English and Interdisciplinary Studies

Contact Information

Office: Kennesaw Campus
English Building (EB 440), Room 225
Email: ldavis1@kennesaw.edu
Phone: 470-578-2001


Profile

 Coordinator of the Gender & Womens Studies Program.

Teaching at Kennesaw State since 2002

Education: Ph.D. 2011, Georgia State University, M.A. in English, 2002, Middle Tennessee State University

Specializations: Gender and Women’s Studies, U.S. Southern Literature, Postcolonial Literature

Courses Regularly Taught: ENGL 2110: World Literature, GWST 3000: Introduction to Gender and Women’s Studies, ENGL 3340 Ethnic Literatures, ENGL 3330 Gender Studies, GWST 3100 Gender and the U.S. South

Most Recent or Most Important Publications: Teachers as Avatars: English Studies in the Digital Age. Co-Edited with Linda Stewart. Hampton Press, 2011 “A Seat at the Table for EVERYONE: Exercises in Valuing Diversity.” in Getting Culture: Best Practices for Teaching Diversity Across the Curriculum. Ed. Regan, et al. Sterling: Stylus Publishing, 2008. Co-Authored with Lynn Boettler, Christy Price. “The In-House Conference: A Strategy for Disrupting Order and Shifting Identities.” Pedagogy. Duke University Press, Vol. 8, 2008. Co-Authored with Beth Daniell, Linda Stewart, Ellen Taber.

Email: ldavis1@kennesaw.edu