Jean Fagan Yellin Edit Profile
Bachelor, Roosevelt University, 1951. Master of Arts, University Illinois, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1969.
From assistant professor to distinguished professor emeritus Pace University, New York City, since 1969. Visiting professor Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1994-1995. Review panelist National Endowment of the Humanities, 1989, 90.
Advisory board Afro-American Novel Project, since 1987, Black Periodical Literature Project, since 1982.
Member Modern Language Association, American Studies Association, Collegium for African-American Studies, Society for the Study of Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States, 19th Century American Women Writers Study Group.
Married Edward L. Yellin. Children: Peter, LisaMitchell-Yellin, Michael.