Hollis Robbins

Hollis Robbins is Dean of Arts & Humanities at Sonoma State University.  Her most recent book is Forms of Contention: Influence and the African American Sonnet Tradition (2020). Her previous book, the Penguin Portable Nineteenth-Century African American Women Writers, co-edited with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., was named one of NPR’s Best Books of 2017. She can be followed on Twitter at @Anecdotal.