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Jalylah Burrell

Faculty, Adjunct Professor

Jalylah Burrell


November 20, 2015

Jalylah Burrell


Jalylah Burrell is an educator, veteran arts journalist, oral historian, deejay, audio editor, digital content producer/director and PhD candidate in the departments of American and African American Studies at Yale University. A scholar of Black popular culture, the Seattle native is currently at work on the manuscript, Capacity for Laughter: Toward a Black Feminist Theory of Humor.

Selected writing, photography and music is available on her website,
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