Jorif, Rolando Leodore

Rolando Jorif is an Assistant Professor in English at the Borough of Manhattan Community College CUNY. He earned a Ph.D. in English at the CUNY Graduate School.

How Slave Narratives Influenced American Literature. A Source for Herman Melville’s Billy Budd
2009 0-7734-4826-8
This study investigates how Frederick Douglass and Herman Melville depict patterns of human resistance to domination in institutions like slavery and in practices like impressment.