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  • Brittnay Proctor-Habil

    Mellon Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Race and Media

    Email
    proctorb@newschool.edu

    Office Location
    D - 79 Fifth Avenue

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    Brittnay Proctor-Habil

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    Brittnay L. Proctor (-Habil) received her PhD in African American Studies from Northwestern University and is a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Race and Media in the School of Media Studies at The New School. Her research interests include: Black Studies; black popular music, Gender and Sexuality Studies, black feminist theory, sound studies, visual culture, and performance. Her work has been published in the Journal of Popular Music StudiesThe Journal of Popular CultureAmerican LiteratureSounding Out!Feminist FormationsHyped on Melancholy, Board of Photography, and African American Review. She is currently completing a book manuscript about Minnie Riperton’s debut album Come to My Garden (1970) for Bloomsbury Press: 33 1/3 Series. 

    For more information on her recent publications and engagements, please visit: https://www.brittnayproctor.com/. 


    Degrees Held

    Ph.D., Northwestern University

    B.A., University of California, Riverside


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