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Terry L. McMillan Edit Profile

educator , writer

Terry McMillan, American writer. Recipient National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Image award, 2002, Lifetime Achievement award, Essence magazine, 2007; grantee New York Foundation Arts, 1986, National Endowment Arts, 1988.

Background

McMillan, Terry L. was born on October 18, 1951 in Port Huron, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Edward McMillan and Madeline Washington Tillman.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, University of California, Berkeley, 1979;Master of Fine Arts, Columbia University, New York City, 1979.

Career

Instructor University Wyoming, Laramie, 1987-1988. Associate professor University Arizona, Tucson, 1988-1991. Visiting professor Stanford University.

Works

Connections

Married Jonathan Plummer, 1998 (divorced 2005).

father:
Edward McMillan

mother:
Madeline Washington Tillman

child:
Solomon Welch McMillan