Jacqueline Emery

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Job title: 

Assistant Professor

Phone: 

(516)628-5638

E-mail: 

emeryj@oldwestbury.edu

Building: 

New Academic Building

Room: 

2011

Office hours: 

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays. 
  • My office hours change semester to semester. For my current office hours, see the list of faculty office hours outside the English Department (NAB 3036A).

Courses taught: 

  • EL1000: English Composition I
  • EL2219: International Short Stories
  • EL3500: Literature Across Cultures I
  • EL4000: Native American Literature
  • EL4030: Women and Narrative
  • EL4800: Major Authors
  • EL5000: Senior Seminar I
  • EL5010: Senior Seminar II
  • EL6550: Rhetoric and Composition (MAT Program)

Education: 

  • Ph.D., English, Temple University

Research interests: 

  • Nineteenth- and Early Twentieth-Century American Literature, Native American Literature, Women's Literature, and Periodical Studies.

Select publications & presentations: 

Edited Book:

Refereed Articles:

  • “Mining Boarding School Newspapers for Native American Women Editors and Writers.” American Periodicals, vol. 27, no. 1, 2017, pp. 11-15.
  • “Writing to Belong: Alice Dunbar-Nelson’s Newspaper Columns in the African American Press.” Legacy, vol. 33, no. 2, 2016, pp. 286-309. 
  • “Writing against Erasure: Native American Students at Hampton Institute and the Periodical Press.” American Periodicals, vol. 22, no. 2, 2012, pp. 178-98. 

Book Review:

  • Cherokee Sister: The Collected Writings of Catharine Brown, 1818-1823, edited by Theresa Strouth 
  • Gaul; Laura Cornelius Kellogg: Our Democracy and the American Indian and Other Works, edited by Kristina Ackley and Cristina Stanciu; The Newspaper Warrior: Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins’s Campaign for American Indian Rights, 1864-1891, edited by Cari M. Carpenter and Carolyn Sorisio. MELUS. Forthcoming.