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Andrea Shaw Nevins, M.F.A., Ph.D.

Andrea Shaw Nevins

Halmos College of Arts and Sciences
Department of History and Political Science

Honors Courses
HONR 2000T Honors Seminar: Captive Women

Honors Engagement

  • Murder Mystery Dinner participant
  • Regularly attends Honors banquets and other events

Research Focus

  • Caribbean literature, film and popular culture
  • Post-colonial literature
  • African Diaspora literature and film
  • Composition
  • Creative writing


  • Ph.D. University of Miami
  • M.F.A. Florida International University
  • M.A. Florida International University
  • B.B.A. Florida International University

Andrea Shaw Nevins teaches courses in literature, writing, and film as well as multidisciplinary courses such as the Honors seminar Captive Women. This Honors course explores narratives of female captivity and confinement in literature and film. Shaw Nevins is a creative writer and a scholar of Caribbean and African Diaspora studies.

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