Chelsea Frazier

Research Interests:

20th Century Black Literary and Cultural Studies, Visual Culture, Ecological Criticism, Black Feminist Theory, and Afro-futurism.


Frazier, Chelsea M. (forthcoming) “Troubling Ecology: Wangechi Mutu, Octavia Butler & Black Feminist Interventions in Western Environmentalism.” Journal of Critical Ethnic Studies. University of Minnesota Press. 2016.

Awards and Fellowships:

(2015) Richard Iton Second-Year Paper Award, Department of African American Studies Northwestern University

(2015) Social Science Research Council Graduate Student Enhancement Grant

(2015) Edith and Frances Mulhall Achilles Memorial Fellowship for Graduate Study, Barnard College Alumnae Association

(2014) Northwestern University Beiling Wu Prize in Writing (nominated)

(2013) Andrew W. Mellon Interdisciplinary Cluster Fellowship in Science in Human Culture, Northwestern University