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Jonathan Gayles

curriculum vitae

B.A., Psychology, Morehouse College
M.S. School Psychology, Winthrop University
Ph.D., Applied Anthropology, University of South Florida

Recent and Selected Academic Contributions

2012, White Scripts and Black Supermen: Black Masculinities in Comic Books (documentary film), California Newsreel.

(In Press). Black Macho Redux: Masculinity and Misogyny in Blade. Journal of Popular Culture.

2008, “Anthropology, Afrocentricity and African American Studies: A Disciplinary Dialogue.” Transforming Anthropology. Volume 16, Number 2, pp. 147-159.

2008,  “Stepping off Stage: Towards a More Reflexive Blackness.” Journal of African American Studies. Volume 12, Number 2, 180-192.

2008, “Black Macho Redux: Masculinity and Misogyny in Blade.” Journal of Popular Culture (In Press).

Research Interests

African-American academic performance
Black masculinity
Media Studies

404-413-5142
jgayles@gsu.edu

  • (In Press). Black Macho Redux: Masculinity and Misogyny in Blade. Journal of Popular Culture.
  • (In Press). Race, Late Bloomers and First‐Year GPA. Educational Research Quarterly.
  • (2009). Steroids and Standardized Tests. Educational Studies, 35(1), 1‐8.