Jessica Lu

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Jessica Lu
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Jessica Lu is a Doctoral Candidate in Rhetoric & Political Culture in the Department of Communication at University of Maryland, College Park. Her research pursues questions of race and racial formation, with a specific focus on African American rhetorical history and resistance. Jessica is currently writing her dissertation, which explores the state’s role in codifying the exclusion and dehumanization of blackness in the era of emancipation.