Dupree, Sherry Sherrod

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DUPREE, Sherry Sherrod

DUPREE, Sherry Sherrod. American, b. 1946. Genres: Education, History, Librarianship, Bibliography, Biography, Reference. Career: Ann Arbor Public Schools, Tappan Junior High School Media Center, MI, instructional media specialist and dept chair, 1970-76; University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, summer dietetic supervisor, 1970-73; University of Florida Libraries, Gainesville, associate Afro-American and religion specialist, 1977-83; University of Florida, Institute of Black Culture, Gainesville, project director, 1982-93; Santa Fe Community College, Gainesville, reference librarian, 1983-; Bethune Cookman College, Daytona Beach, FL, extension professor of teacher education, 1986-89. Visiting professor, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI, 1975. Founder and organizer, DuPree African-American Pentecostal and Holiness Collection (materials on African American Pentecostal churches, etc.), New York Public Library's Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. PNEUMA, associate editor, 1985-.Publications: NONFICTION: Biographical Dictionary Of African-American, Holiness-Pentecostals: 1880-1990, c. 1990; (with H.C. DuPree) African-American (Good News) Music, 1993; African-American Pentecostals Movement: An Annotated Bibliography, 1996. Author or co-author of booklets. Contributor to books, reference books, and periodicals. Address: Santa Fe Community College Library, Building Y-225, 3000 NW 83rd St, Gainesville, FL 32606, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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