Schuyler K Esprit, PhD

Schuyler Esprit is the Founder and Director of Create Caribbean Research Institute, the first digital humanities center in the Caribbean. Her research areas of interest include Caribbean literary and cultural studies, environmental and ecological humanities, and digital humanities. Dr. Esprit’s current research focuses on the impact of reading in communities in real and virtual spaces.

As Director of Create Caribbean, she is the curator of public digital research projects focused on preserving Caribbean heritage and culture, and designed the first DH course of its kind to be offered in a Caribbean college – Digital Humanities Research.

Her book Imprinted: The Social History of Caribbean Reading is forthcoming with Papillote Press based in London, UK and Dominica.