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Patricia Young

Patricia Young

Professor

United States Literature, African American Literature, Drama
Doctor of Philosophy

  • Office: Simpkins 016
  • Phone: (309) 298-1482
  • Email: p-young1@wiu.edu 
  • Office Hours: (via e-mail) 2:00 - 3:15; T, Th; W, 11:00 -12:00 and by appointment

Professor Young has a Ph.D. in American literature and is the author of African American Women Playwrights Confront Violence:  A Critical Study of Nine Dramatists.She has published widely on Angelina Weld Grimke, Mary Powell Burrill, Georgia Douglas Johnson, and Alice Dunbar-Nelson.