Anderson, Valerie


Professor Emerita
English

Phone: 718-262-2948
Office Location: AC-2A16B
vanderson@york.cuny.edu

Office Hours 
By appointment for Chair  
Mondays/Wednesdays for Students Enrolled in Courses 10-11:50 

Education

DegreeInstitutionFieldDates
EDD Teachers College, Columbiaa University English Education 1992 
MA Teachers College, Columbia University Curriculum and Teaching 1971 
BA Queens College, CUNY French 1970 

Valerie K. Anderson is Associate Professor and Chair of English. She teaches college composition, survey literature, early African-American literature, and multicultural studies courses.

Professor Anderson's research field is African-American English Education history from the colonial American era to the post Civil War or Reconstruction era. Her research has been supported by University grants, and she has presented papers at such forums as the Institute for Research on The African Diaspora in the Americas and the Caribbean (IRADAC), and the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE).

Areas of Expertise

Early African-American Literature
Pre-Civil war African-American Education

Articles in Field Of Expertise

Anderson, Valerie
 

Anderson, Valerie
Professor Emerita
English