Office Location: AC-2A16B
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Degree Institution Field Dates 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