Samira Kawash
Samira Kawash

Samira Kawash holds a Ph.D. in literary studies from Duke University and is a professor emerita at Rutgers University. She is the author of Dislocating the Color Line and Candy and the founder of the website candyprofessor.com. She lives in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Food
Oct. 14 2013 11:47 PMHow Dangerous Is Candy?And what’s the definition of candy, anyway?
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Feb. 9 2016 1:49 PM The 11th Worst Super Bowl in History How do you measure Super Bowl mediocrity? Slate correspondent Justin Peters stacks them up.