Shana RedmondAssociate Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity
Phone: (213) 740-5737
Office: KAP 462D
Shana L. Redmond is Associate Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity at USC. She received her combined Ph.D. in African American Studies and American Studies from Yale University. Her research and teaching interests include the African Diaspora, Black political cultures, music and popular culture, 20th century U.S. history and social movements, labor and working-class studies, and critical ethnic studies. Her book, Anthem: Social Movements and the Sound of Solidarity in the African Diaspora, examines the sonic politics performed amongst and between organized Afro-diasporic publics in the twentieth century. Her current project details the performative regimes of aid music.
During 2014-2015, Dr. Redmond will be on leave while serving as the Ella Baker Visiting Professor of Black Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara.