Judylyn Ryan

WSRP Research Associate 1994-1995

Research project

Foundation of Ancient Power: Spirituality and/as Ideology in Black Women's Fiction and Film

An examination of the ways in which contemporary Black women writers and filmmakers re-define Black women's subjectivity by their attention to, and engagement with, various forms of traditional African spirituality.

Course

HDS 2503: Spirituality and/as Ideology in Black Women's Literature and Film (Spring 1995)

Publications

Spirituality as Ideology in Black Women's Film and Literature
Judylyn S. Ryan
University of Virginia Press, 2004