Carlton Floyd

Carlton Floyd
Phone: (619) 260-7916
Office: Founders Hall 180C

Associate Professor, English

Dr. Floyd specializes in African-American literature, mixed race and ethnic studies, identity and community, and representations of children and childhood. He has recently written for and edited a special volume on August Wilson in College Literature. Dr. Floyd has been teaching at USD since 2000.

Areas of Expertise


Scholarly Work


Cynthia Caywood and Carlton Floyd
"'She Make you Right with Yourself' Aunt Ester, Masculine Loss and Cultural Redemption in August Wilson's Cylcle Plays."

College Literature Special Issue 36.2 (Spring 2009): 74-95.

Office Hours

Section 03R
8/18 - 11/12 M T W 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmTBD - TBD
Section 04R
8/18 - 11/12 M T W 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmTBD - TBD