Maureen Honey

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Professor (402) 472-6357 313 Andrews Hall
Michigan State University, BA
Michigan State University, MA
Michigan State University, PhD
Areas of Specialty
Multi-Cultural 20th-Century Women Writers
Harlem Renaissance
Women's Studies
Ethnic Studies
American Literature
Courses Regularly Taught
  • Images of Women in Popular Culture (315B)
  • Twentieth Century Women Writers (4/814B)
  • Seminars in Edith Wharton
  • Women of the Harlem Renaissance

Selected publications and/or projects

  • Shadowed Dreams: Women's Poetry of the Harlem Renaissance (Rutgers 1989), revised edition 2006.
  • Double-Take: A Revisionist Harlem Renaissance Anthology (Rutgers 2001) co-edited with Venetria Patton.
  • A Japanese Nightingale by Onoto Watanna and Madame Butterfly by John Luther Long (Rutgers 2002) co-edited with Jean Lee Cole.
  • Bitter Fruit: African American Women in World War II (University of Missouri 1999).
  • Breaking the Ties That Bind: Popular Stories of the New Woman (University of Oklahoma 1992), eBook available through UNL Libraries/EBSCO.
  • Creating Rosie the Riveter: Class, Gender and Propaganda in World War II (University of Massachusetts Press 1984). eBook available through UNL Libraries/EBSCO.
  • Former Director of Women's Studies, 1987-1992.