English Faculty -- Christopher Wise

Christopher Wise

 Contact Information

Phone: (360) 650-3237
Office: HU 251
Email: Christopher.Wise@wwu.edu
Website: https://www.christopherawise.com


Ph.D. , Comparative Literature, University of California, Riverside
M.A., English, University of Oklahoma
B.A., English & French, Northwestern College (Iowa)

Research and Teaching Interests

Comparative Literature
Critical Theory
African Studies

Selected Publications

Archive of the Umarian Tijaniyya, Washington D.C.: Sahel Nomad, 2017
Sorcery, Totem, and Jihad in African Philosophy, New York: Bloomsbury, 2017.
In Search of Yambo Ouologuem, Vlaeberg, South Africa: Chimurenga Books, 2011.
The Timbuktu Chronicles, 1493-1599 C.E.: Al Hajj Mahmud Kati’s Tarikh al fattash.  Trenton, New Jersey & Asmara, Eritrea: Africa World Press, 2011.
Chomsky and Deconstruction: The Politics of Unconscious Knowledge.  New York: Palgrave-MacMillan, 2011.
Derrida, Africa, and the Middle East, New York: Palgrave-MacMillan, 2009.