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Jennifer Ruth Sparrow

English language educator

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