Yow, Valerie Raleigh

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YOW, Valerie Raleigh

YOW, Valerie Raleigh. American, b. 1934. Genres: Plays/Screenplays, History. Career: Historian, psychotherapist, and author. Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY, instructor in history, 1966-70; University of Rhode Island, Kingston, assistant professor of history, 1974-80; Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, assistant professor of women's studies, 1984-90; in private practice of psychotherapy, Chapel Hill, NC, 1994-. Publications: In the Service of Others (play), 1987; The History of Hera: A Woman's Art Cooperative, 1974-1989, 1991; Bryant College: The First Hundred Years, 1991; Patient Care: A History of Butler Hospital, 1994; Recording Oral History: A Practical Guide for Social Scientists, 1994; Past Tense/Present Tense (play), 1995; Bernice Kelly Harris: A Good Life Was Writing (biography), 1999. Address: 1100A Franklin Sq., Chapel Hill, NC 27514, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]