Norjuan Q. Austin, Ph.D
Office Location: LAN 230
Ph.D., Illinois State University, Children's and Young Adult Lit, English Education, Literacy Studies
Toward New Elsewhere: Material Moves Beyond Tolerance in Children's Literature. Rowman and Littlefield, Lexington: MD. Forthcoming (March 2016).
Literature for the Masses. (1st Edition). Kendal Hunt: Dubuque, IA. (July 2015).
"Black Teachers/Gray Pedagogy: Good Faith, Good Will, Pedagogy, and Promise" Writing and Pedagogy requested resubmit for Featured Article in Spring 2016 Special Issue.
"Come Together, Right Now, Over Me: Bridging Departments of Kinship." College English Association Forum. 39.1 Winter/Spring 2010. (52-75).
"I Wrestle." The Smoking Poet. 12.1. Fall 2009.
"I Shouldn't Have to Tell You This: Woodson is More Than Just a Black Writer." Obsidian III: African-American Literature in the Diaspora [Celebrating Children's Literature Special Edition] Vol.3.1 Spring/ Summer 2001. (141-150).
Children's and Young Adult Literature
Chair-Elect, Faculty Senate D
Director Minor and Graduate Concentration in Children's Literature
Personal Website: http://www.faculty.sfasu.edu/austinnorju/