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Tina Campt

Tina Campt is the incoming Owen F. Walker '33 Professor of Humanities and Professor of Modern Culture and Media, Brown University. Campt is a black feminist theorist whose work explores gendered, racial and diasporic formation in black communities in Europe, the US, and Southern Africa through the oral, sonic and visual cultural texts produced by these communities. She is a founding member of the Practicing Refusal Collective, and the author of three books: Other Germans: Black Germans and the Politics of Race, Gender and Memory in the Third Reich (2004), Image Matters: Archive, Photography and the African Diaspora in Europe (2012), and Listening to Images (2017). Professor Campt is the recipient of numerous research grants and fellowships and is currently in residence as the Abigail R. Cohen Fellow at the Columbia Institute for Ideas and Imagination in Paris.

Select publications

Campt, C. 2017. Listening to Images. Duke University Press, Durham

Campt, C. 2017. “Arthur Jafa in Conversation with Tina Campt: Love is the Message, the Plan is Death” in E-flux Journal. Issue 81, April.

Campt, C. 2012. Image Matters: Archive, Photography and the African Diaspora in Europe. Duke University Press, Durham