About Megan Feifer
Megan Feifer earned her B.A. and M.A. from the University of Wisconsin and Ph.D. at Louisiana State University. Her research and teaching addresses AfroCaribbean Diasporas in the U.S., Multi-Ethnic Literatures, Postcolonial Literature and theory, and Feminist theories. Her dissertation research examines the collective counter-archival project created in the essays, fiction, and nonfiction work of authors Julia Alvarez, Edwidge Danticat, and Junot Díaz. She is coeditor of a volume titled Narrating History, Home, and Nation: Critical Essays on Edwidge Danticat, forthcoming from University Press of Mississippi, and author of the article, “The Remembering of Bones: Working through Trauma and the Counter-Archive in Edwidge Danticat’s Farming of Bones,” forthcoming from Palimpsest: A Journal on Women, Gender, and the Black International. She is the cofounding President of the Edwidge Danticat Society.