English and Creative Writing

Molly McKibbin

Asst Professor of Instruction

33 E Congress, Rm
Phone: (312) 369-8204
Email: mmckibbin@colum.edu


Dr. Molly McKibbin is a scholar of African American, Black Canadian, and black diasporic literature.  Her work has been published in Callaloo, African American Review, Journal of Black Studies, and Journal of Critical Mixed Race Studies; her recent book project examines black-white multiracialism in 21st-century African American literature.  Dr. McKibbin teaches a range of black, "ethnic" American, and introductory literature courses.

Teaching Interests

African American Literature, Black Diasporic Literature, Multi-Ethnic American Literature

Research Interests

Contemporary Black Literatures (especially of the U.S. and Canada), Racial Identity


B.A., Mount Allison University 2003
M.A., English McMaster University 2004
Ph.D., York University 2011

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