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Dr. Meta D. Jones

Associate Professor
112 Locke Hall

Dr. Meta Jones joins the faculty in the Department of English as an Associate Professor of African American literature. She earned her BA with honors in English with a certificate in Afro-American Studies from Princeton University in 1995, an MA in English from Stanford in 1996, and Ph.D. from Stanford University in English and American Literature in 2001. She is the author of The Muse is Music: Jazz Poetry from the Harlem Renaissance to the Spoken Word (2011), a finalist for the Modern Languages Association William Sanders Scarborough Book Prize.





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