Committees

Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper, President
Department of English
Spelman College
Box 745
350 Spelman Lane, S. W.
Atlanta, GA 30314
404-270-5588 (office)
404-270-5581 (fax)
[email protected]
[email protected]

 

 

 

Yvonne E. McIntosh, Vice President
Department of English and Modern Languages
Florida A & M University
214 Tucker Hall
Tallahassee, FL 32307
850-599-3430 (office)
850-561-2290 (fax)
[email protected]
[email protected]

 

 

 

bessReginald A. Bess, Secretary
Independent Scholar
Columbia, SC
803-318-8812 (office)
[email protected]
[email protected]

 

 

 

 

Christopher Allen Varlack, Assistant Secretary
Honors College and Interdisciplinary Studies Program
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250
443-992-3595 (cell)
[email protected]

 

 

 


westElizabeth J. West, Treasurer
Department of English

Georgia State University
P.O. Box 3970
Atlanta, GA 30303
404-413-5866 (office)
404-413-5830 (fax)
[email protected]
[email protected]
https://www.elizjwest.com/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mario A. Chandler, Assistant Treasurer           

Division of Modern Languages
Oglethorpe University
4484 Peachtree Rd., N.E.
Atlanta, Georgia 30319
404-364-8382 (office)
678-698-4312 (cell)
404-228-2562 (fax)
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected]

 

 

 

 

Sandra G. Shannon, Editorshannon
CLA Journal and Special Publications
Department of English
Howard University

2441 6th Street, N.W.
230 Locke Hall
Washington, D.C. 20059
202-806-6730
[email protected]

 

 

 

 

 

 


Jervette R. Ward, English Area RepresentativeJervette R. Ward, English Area Representative
Department of English
Mississippi State University
2000 Lee Hall
Mississippi State, MS 39762
[email protected]

 

 

 

 

Rhonda M. Collier, World Languages Area Representative
Department of Modern Languages, Communication,and Philosophy
Tuskegee University
1200 W. Montgomery Rd.
Tuskegee, AL 36088
334-727-8686 (office)
[email protected]
[email protected]

 

 

 

Ex Officio Members of the Executive Committee

 

Tyechia L. Thompson, Public Relations Director
Office of the Dean
Virginia Polytechnic and State University
Newman Library
560 Drillfield Dr, Athenaeum 125
Blacksburg, VA 24061
450-231-6737 (office)
[email protected]

 

 

 

Clément A. Akassi, Immediate Past President
Department of World Languages and Cultures
Howard University

2441 6th Street, N.W.
330 Locke Hall
Washington, D. C.. 20059
202-806-6730 (office)
202-806-6731 (fax)
240-481-3978 (cell)
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected]

 

 

Archives


Dr. Dolan Hubbard
Morgan State University
[email protected]

Awards


Dr. Warren J. Carson
University of South Carolina, Upstate
[email protected]

Black Studies


Dr. Thabiti Lewis
Washington State University, Vancouver
[email protected]

CLA & Historically Black Colleges


Dr. Preselfannie McDaniels
Jackson State University
[email protected]

CLA & Historically White Colleges


Ms. Xavia Harrington-Chate
University of Southern Indiana
[email protected]

Constitution


Dr. Dana A. Williams
Howard Universiry
[email protected]

Creative Writing


Rae Paris
Michigan State University
[email protected]

Curriculum: English


Dr. Aaron Oforlea
Washington State University
[email protected]

Curriculum: World Languages


Dr. Leroy T. Hopkins, Jr.
Millersville University
[email protected]

Membership


Dr. Christopher Allen Varlack
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
[email protected]

Research


Dr. Venetria Patton
Purdue University
[email protected]

Nominations


Dr. Geneva Baxter
Spelman College
[email protected]

 

 

Alice Childress Society

 

Charles Chesnutt Society

 

Georgia Simpson

 

Langston Hughes Society

 

Society for the Study of American Women Writers

 

Zora Neale Hurston Society