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Jackie Robinson Booker

Jackie Robinson Booker, American history educator. Fellow National Endowment of the Humanities, University Wisconsin, 1989. Member American History Association (Beveridge grantee 1989), Caribbean Association Professionals and Scholars.

Background

  • Booker, Jackie Robinson was born on October 22, 1951 in Tryon, North Carolina, United States. Son of Jason Booker and Jewel (Johnson) Green.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, North Carolina Central University, 1974. Master of Arts in History, North Carolina Central University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Latin America and Caribbean History, University California, Irvine, 1984.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Kent (Ohio) State University, 1987-1988, 89-90. Fellow University Illinois, Champaign, 1988-1989. Associate professor University South Carolina, Spartanburg, 1990-1991, Norfolk (Virginia) State University, 1991-1992, 93-94.

      Fulbright fellow University W├╝rzburg.I., Kingston, Jamaica, 1992-1993. Associate professor history Western Connecticut State University, Danbury, 1994-1996, South Carolina State University, since 1996. Book reviewer Virginia Beach (Virginia) Pilot, since 1993, Harper Collins, New York City, 1995.

      Speaker in field.

    Works

    • Author: Veracruz Merchants, 1993. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member American History Association (Beveridge grantee 1989), Caribbean Association Professionals and Scholars.

    Personality

    Interests

    International travel, novels, genealogy, fishing, jogging.

    Connections

    • father: Jason Booker Green
    • mother: Jewel (Johnson) Green
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    Born October 22, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      North Carolina Central University
    • 1975
      North Carolina Central University
    • 1984
      University California
    • 1987 - 1988
      Assistant, professor Kent (Ohio) State University
    • 1988 - 1989
      fellow, University Illinois
      Champaign, Illinois, United States
    • 1990 - 1991
      associate, professor University South Carolina
      Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States
    • 1991 - 1992
      associate, professor University South Carolina
    • 1992 - 1993
      Fulbright fellow, University Wisconsin
      Kingston, Jamaica
    • 1994 - 1996
      associate, professor history Western Connecticut State University
      Danbury, Texas, United States
    • 1996
      associate, professor history Western Connecticut State University
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