Women and Gender Studies Program

Eve Raimon

Professor of English
Eve Raimon

Office

Fall 2011 - 311 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland

Contact Information

Phone: 207-780-4291

Eve Allegra Raimon received her Ph.D. in American and English literature from Brandeis University in 1995.  In 2007, she co-edited the collection Harriet Wilson's New England: Race, Writing, & Region, with a forward by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.  (University Press of New England).  In 2004, Prof. Raimon published  The "Tragic Mulatta" Revisited: Race and Nationalism in Nineteenth Century Antislavery Fiction (Rutgers Univ. Press).    Her current co-authored book project is Beyond the Black Heritage Trail: Race, Place, and Public Memory in New England.


Prof. Raimon is past president of the New England American Studies Association chapter and has also published articles on such matters as interdisciplinarity and higher education rhetoric, the limits of private and public archives, team-teaching the course "What is 'Race?'" and the political history of miscegenation.

Research Interests

American and African American literary history, Cultural Studies, Gender Studies, Journalism, and Rhetoric