Office Location: AC-2A12
Degree Institution Field Dates MA Hunter College, CUNY English Literature 2003 BA York College, CUNY English Literature 1994
Patricia Milanes, General Education Coordinator and Assistant Deputy Chair, teaches English 125, English 200 (Understanding Literature), and literature courses in the Department. She has also taught Humanities 101 and served as the College’s coordinator of support services for the CUNY Proficiency Exam.
Her research interests include 19th and early 20th century African American literature and cultural studies. Past research has explored issues of female agency in the Early Modern era. Her Master’s essay is entitled, "Edmund Spenser’s Virgin Queens: Marian Iconography in 'Book I' of The Faerie Queene."
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