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Jennifer Ruth Sparrow

Jennifer Ruth Sparrow, American English language educator. Rumble fellow Wayne State University, 1993-1994. Member Modern Language Association, Association Caribbean Women Writers & Scholars, International Congress on Caribbean Literature, Modernist Studies Association, National Council Teachers English.

Background

  • Sparrow, Jennifer Ruth was born on August 25, 1961 in Wyandotte, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Thomas Richard and Carol (Webb) Sparrow.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Communications, Michigan State University, 1984. Master of Arts in English, Michigan State University, 1993. Phd in English, Wayne State University, 1999.

    Career

    • Assistant manager, then manager Bank One, East Lansing, Michigan, 1984-1992. Instructor English Wayne State University, Detroit, 1993-1997. Assistant professor English City University of New York, Medar Evers College, Brooklyn, since 1998.

    Works

    • Author: Paper/Scissors/Rock: Nationalism, Empire, Postcolonialism, 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals and anthologies.

    Membership

    Member Modern Language Association, Association Caribbean Women Writers & Scholars, International Congress on Caribbean Literature, Modernist Studies Association, National Council Teachers English.

    Connections

    • Married Robert Randall Harris, May 10, 1998.
    • father: Thomas Richard Sparrow
    • mother: Carol (Webb) Sparrow
    • spouse: Robert Randall Harris
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    Born August 25, 1961
    (age 56)
    Nationality
    • 1984
      Michigan State University
    • 1993
      Michigan State University
    • 1999
      Wayne State University
    • 1984 - 1992
      Assistant, Bank One
      East Lansing, Michigan, United States
    • 1984 - 1992
      then manager, Bank One
      East Lansing, Michigan, United States
    • 1993 - 1997
      instructor, English Wayne State University
      Detroit, Michigan, United States
    • 1998
      assistant, professor English City University of New York
      Brooklyn, New York, United States

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