Jane Anna Gordon, PhD


Jane Anna Gordon is Associate Professor of Political Science.  She is author of Why They Couldn’t Wait: A Critique of the Black-Jewish Conflict over Community Control in Ocean Hill-Brownsville (RoutledgeFalmer 2001) and Creolizing Political Theory: Reading Rousseau through Fanon (Fordham UP, 2014), co-author of Of Divine Warning: Reading Disaster in the Modern Age (Paradigm Publishers, 2009) and co-editor of The Companion to African American Studies (Blackwell Publishers, 2006), Not Only the Master’s Tools: African-American Studies in Theory and Practice (Paradigm Publishers, 2006), Creolizing Rousseau (Rowman and Littlefield International 2015), and Journeys in Caribbean Thought: The Paget Henry Reader (Rowman and Littlefield International 2016). She was the President of the Caribbean Philosophical Association from 2013-2016 and is currently completing a book entitled, Statelessness and Contemporary Enslavement.