Arthur  Knight

Diamond Term Associate Professor, American Studies and English

Office: College Apartments 5B & Tucker 214
Office Hours: Tuesdays 2-3:30 (College Apts. 5B), Wednesdays 11-12:30, and Fridays 11-12 (Tucker 214)
Phone: 757-221-1282
Email: [[iaknig]]
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Areas of Specialization

African Americans and U.S. cinema (and popular and mass cultures more generally), film and music reception studies


Knight, Arthur. Disintegrating the Musical: Black Performance and American Musical Film. Durham: Duke UP, 2002.


Knight, Arthur, and Pamela Robertson Wojcik, eds. Soundtrack Available: Essays on Film and Popular Music. Durham: Duke UP, 2001.


B.A., M.A. and Ph.D., University of Chicago

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