Emily Bernard

Emily Bernardis a professor of English and Critical Race and Ethnic Studies at the University of Vermont. She is working on a collection of essays called Unfinished Women.

Life in Black and White

by Emily Bernard | Monday, August 02, 2021


How My Italian-American husband ate his way into the good graces of my African-American family

by Emily Bernard | Monday, March 06, 2017

The Value of Clarity

by Emily Bernard | Monday, August 15, 2016


Can a friendship really end for no good reason?

by Emily Bernard | Friday, December 01, 2006


by Emily Bernard | Monday, March 10, 2014

Scar Tissue

When I was stabbed 17 years ago in a New Haven coffee shop, the wounds did not only come from the knife

by Emily Bernard | Thursday, August 25, 2011

Deep Trouble

How a natural disaster barreled into a historical one

by Emily Bernard | Friday, June 03, 2011

Teaching the N-Word

A black professor, an all-white class, and the thing nobody will say

by Emily Bernard | Thursday, September 01, 2005