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Rey Maria Chen

editor , educator

Rey Maria Chen, Chinese editor, educator. Volunteer American Red Cross, Sandy Springs, Georgia, since 2004; donor Habitat for Humanity, Atlanta, since 2005; Member of Modern Language Association (Distinguished Service award 2001), Electronic Literature Association (secretary 1997-1999, treasurer 2001-2003), American Literature Association, Modern Language Association (vice president since 2005), Sigma Tau Delta.

Background

Chen, Rey Maria was born on February 16, 1973 in Shanghai, China. Daughter of Ping and Anna Chen.

Education

Bachelor in English, Nanjing University, 1995. Master of Arts in English and Creative Writing, Nanjing University, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy in English Literature, New York University, 2000.

Career

Literature teaching assistant New York University, New York, New York, 1998—2000. Assistant editor Meriks Public Company, Sandy Springs, Georgia, 2001—2003, editor, 2003—2005, senior managing editor, since 2005. Assistant content editor Women's Day web site, since 1997.

English tutor North Springs High School, Atlanta, since 2001. Member English graduate program thesis committee Georgia State University, Atlanta, since 2005.

Membership

Volunteer American Red Cross, Sandy Springs, Georgia, since 2004. Donor Habitat for Humanity, Atlanta, since 2005. Member of Modern Language Association (Distinguished Service award 2001), Electronic Literature Association (secretary 1997-1999, treasurer 2001-2003), American Literature Association, Modern Language Association (vice president since 2005), Sigma Tau Delta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Literature, music, photography.

Connections

Married Michael Lee Chen, April 24, 2003.