Heather Duerre Humann, Ph.D: January 2019 FGCU Author Series Nominee

Congratulations to Heather Duerre Humann, our 61st honoree in the FGCU Author Series of recently published books authored or edited by FGCU faculty and staff. Dr. Humann’s book Another Me: The Doppelganger in 21st Century Fiction, Television, and Film (http://fgcu.catalog.fcla.edu/permalink.jsp?25GC035870550) will be featured on the FGCU Library’s digital media channels during January 2019 and displayed on a poster on the first floor of Library West in the FGCU Authors and New Books area.

Dr. Heather Duerre Humann is the author of three books: Domestic Abuse in the Novels of African American Women: A Critical Study (McFarland, 2014), Gender Bending Detective Fiction: A Critical Analysis of Selected Works (McFarland, 2017), and Another Me: The Doppelgänger in 21st Century Fiction, Television and Film (McFarland, 2018). She is currently working on the manuscript of her fourth book, Reality Simulation in Contemporary Science Fiction, Film, and Television (working title), which is under contract with McFarland and slated for publication in late 2019.

In addition to these books, she has also published articles, essays, book reviews, and short stories which have appeared in African American Review, Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal, Clues: A Journal of Detection, Chelsea, Children’s Literature Association Quarterly, Indiana Review, Interdisciplinary Literary Studies, South Atlantic Review, storySouth, Studies in the Novel, Indiana Review, Obsidian: Literature in the African Diaspora, Atenea, Shenandoah, Southern Historian, and elsewhere. She teaches in FGCU’s Department of Language and Literature.

Each month a recent book authored by FGCU staff or faculty is selected and placed on display with an accompanying poster on the first floor of Library West in the FGCU Authors and New Books area. The author and book are also featured on the Library’s website blog and social media channels. FGCU faculty and staff are encouraged to notify the relevant subject specialist librarian if they publish a book.