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Faculty Mentoring Program

Carla L. Verderame

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Faculty Mentoring Program

210C Recitation Hall
West Chester University
West Chester, PA 19383

Email: FMP Committee Chair
Phone: 610-436-1059


Teaching: American Literature: 1865-present, Native American Literature, Young Adult Literature, Literature of the Holocaust, Literature Pedagogy

Research: Motherhood in Louise Erdrich’s Fiction, The Poetry of Sherman Alexie, The Impact of Catholicism in D’Arcy McNickle’s Fiction

Service: Ethnic Studedies Steering Committee, Sabbatical and Educational Leave Committee, Department Executive Committee, Department By-Laws Committee, Academic Advisor

Interests/Passions Outside of Academe: Reading, Gardening, Piano, Swimming, Crafts

Times when I can meet: Fall 2017: MWF after 3:00 p.m., Spring 2018: W before 3:00 p.m. or by appontment

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  • Name: Carla L. Verderame
  • Title: Professor
  • Dept: English
  • Started at WCU: 1998
  • Degrees:
    • University of Michigan, Ph.D. 1998
    • Brown University, M.A.T. 1986
    • Smith College, A.B. 1983