- Jan 2022
He majored in French studies at North Carolina Central University and received a master’s from Brown University, where he wrote his thesis on the influence of Black women in Baudelaire and Flaubert, and in the paintings of Delacroix.
Dissertation: North African figures in nineteenth century French painting and prose. Talley, André Leon.
Physical copy available, but not digital: https://bruknow.library.brown.edu/discovery/fulldisplay?docid=alma991040298339706966&context=L&vid=01BU_INST:BROWN&lang=en&search_scope=MyInst_and_CI&adaptor=Local%20Search%20Engine&tab=Everything&query=any,contains,Andr%C3%A9%20Leon%20Talley%20thesis&offset=0
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- Brown University