English and Journalism

Patricia Young

Professor
United States Literature, African American Literature, Drama
Doctor of Philosophy

Email p-young1@wiu.edu
Office 016 Simpkins Hall: 309-298-1482
Office hours TT 12:20-1:50, W 9:35-10:35, & by appt (FALL 14)

Professor Young has a Ph.D. in American literature and is the author of African American Women Playwrights Confront Violence:  A Critical Study of Nine Dramatists.  She has published widely on Angelina Weld Grimke, Mary Powell Burrill, Georgia Douglas Johnson, and Alice Dunbar-Nelson.