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B.A., English, Alabama A&M
M.Ed., Secondary Education/EnglishAlabama A&M
M.A., The University of Alabama in Huntsville
English/Master's Certificate: Technical Communication
Thesis Proposal: Defiant to Domination: Women Asserting Feminist Choices within the Boundaries of Existence (Featured Authors: Woolf, Hawthorne, Morrison)
Specializations: Technical and Professional Writing and English Education
Research Interests: Feminism, African American Women Writers, Theories of Composition
Recent Presentations and Publications:
-Dissecting the Heart of Home: Four African-American Women’s Perspectives
Toni Morrison, Lorraine Hansberry, bell hooks, and Anita Hill, 2014.
-Civil Rights as Frame: Teaching Social Justice through Storytelling in English Composition, 2013.
-From A to Z: Zora's, Zadie's, and ZZ's Use of Sass in Framing Cultural Identity and Individuality, 2013.
Composition 101/102, World Literature 203/204, Advanced Composition, Writing for Graduates, Technical and Professional Writing, and Managerial Communication.
Past Professional Experience: Technical Writer, Project Consultant, Middle School Language Arts Teacher and High School English Teacher.