Keisha A. Brown, PhD


Dr. Keisha A. Brown is an Associate Profoessor of History Tennessee State University in the Department of History, Political Science, Geography, and Africana Studies in the College of Liberal Arts. Dr. Brown joined the fauclty at TSU in 2015 after receiving her B.A. from the University of Notre Dame with a double major in American Studies and Chinese and her Ph.D. from the University of Southern California. In addition to teaching World History II and Global Culture in History courses, Dr. Brown has also developed new Asian studies courses. Professor Brown is a historian of modern China, with allied interests in race and ethnic studies, postcolonial theory and social and cultural history in modern East Asia. Specifically, Dr. Brown’s is interested in modern understandings of what she has termed Sino-Black relations. 

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- Dr. Keisha A. Brown