Mclendon, Jacquelyn Y.
MCLENDON, Jacquelyn Y.
MCLENDON, Jacquelyn Y. American, b. 1943. Genres: Children's nonfiction, Literary criticism and history, Biography. Career: Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY, assistant professor, 1986-89; Amherst College, Amherst, MA, assistant professor, 1989-92; College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA, associate professor of English, 1992-, associate chairperson of department, 1995-2001, cofounder and director of Black Studies Program, 1997-. Publications: The Politics of Color in the Fiction of Jessie Fauset and Nella Larsen, 1995; Phillis Wheatley: A Revolutionary Poet (juvenile), 2003. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals. Address: Department of English, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]