Laura Renzi

Laura Renzi

Associate Professor; BSED Coordinator
Main Hall 500


  • Ph.D., The Ohio State University


  • Teacher Education
  • Student Teaching Supervision
  • Teaching Literature in Secondary Schools
  • Young Adult Literature
  • LGBT and Multicultural Adult Literature

Selected Publications

"Breaking Down the Last Taboo: LGBT Young Adult Literature in the Preservice Classroom ." Language Arts Journal of Central Michigan 24.2 (2009): 29-36. Co-authored with Susan Steffel.

"Out of the Closet and Into the Open: LGBTQ Young Adult Literature in the Language Arts Classroom." Co-authored with Kristen Miraglia and Mark Letcher. In Teaching Young Adult Literature: Insights, Considerations, and Perspectives for the Classroom Teacher, eds. Judith Hayn and Jeffrey Kaplan. Rowman and Littlefield, 2012: 117-134.

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