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Leah Collett Dilworth

Leah Collett Dilworth, American English language educator. Smithsonian Predoctoral fellow Smithsonian Institute, 1990; fellow Whiting Foundation, 1991-1992. Member Transportation Alternatives, New York City, since 1993. Member New York Metro American Studies Association (secretary), American Studies Association, Modern Language Association.

Background

  • Dilworth, Leah Collett was born on May 20, 1960 in Austin, Texas, United States. Daughter of Coke Hairston and Zane (Bryant) Dilworth.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, Oberlin College, 1982. Master of Arts, Yale University, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy in American Studies, Yale University, 1992.

    Career

    • Production editor Scholastic, Incorporated, New York York City, 1983-1985. Production assistant Art News Magazine, 1985-1986. Teaching fellow Yale University, New Haven, 1988-1991.

      Adjunct instructor York College, New York City, 1992-1993. Visiting instructor Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut, 1993. Assistant professor Long Island University, Brooklyn, since 1993.

    Works

    • Author: Imagining Indians in the Southwest, 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Transportation Alternatives, New York City, since 1993. Member New York Metro American Studies Association (secretary), American Studies Association, Modern Language Association.

    Connections

    • father: Coke Hairston Dilworth
    • mother: Zane (Bryant) Dilworth
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    Born May 20, 1960
    (age 57)
    Nationality
    • 1982
      Oberlin College
    • 1989
      Yale University
    • 1992
      Yale University
    • 1983 - 1985
      Production editor Scholastic
    • 1985 - 1986
      production assistant, Art News Magazine
    • 1988 - 1991
      teaching fellow, Yale University
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1992 - 1993
      adjunct instructor, York College
    • 1993
      visiting instructor, Trinity College
      Hartford, Connecticut, United States
    • 1993
      assistant, professor Long Island University
      Brooklyn, New York, United States
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