Constance Bailey is an Instructor at the Gulf Park Campus in Long Beach. Originally from Natchez, Miss., she is completing her Ph.D. with an emphasis in African Diaspora Literature at the University of Missouri.
She completed her B.A. in English from Alcorn State University and an M.A.in English with an emphasis in Folklore and Oral Tradition from the University of Missouri.
Her research interests include African American comedy and humor, African American religion and spirituality, and black science fiction/Afro futurists texts. She loves movies, board/card games, and all things sarcastic, cynical, ironic and otherwise funny.
Review of Zora Neale Hurston: Jump at the Sun. DVD. Kristy Anderson. Journal of American Folklore. 124 (493): 220-221.
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