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DENNIS MOORE, Associate Professor and University Distinguished Teaching Professor, Ph.D. North Carolina (1990), specializes in the literature and culture of eighteenth-century America and in U.S. literature to 1900 as well as in African American literature and culture. Associate Faculty, African-American Studies Program; affiliated faculty, History of Text Technologies program. He founded and now co-choreographs the American Studies Association's Early American Matters Caucus and is a Board member and recent president of the A.S.A.'s largest regional chapter, "SASA" — which met in early 2013 in Charleston. For seven years he served as Faculty Director of FSU's Bryan Hall Learning Community, and he is also a past president of the interdisciplinary Society of Early Americanists. Click here to read his presidential address at the SEA's first-ever joint conference (Williamsburg + Jamestown in 2007) with the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, and click here for details about the discussion he led, mid-April 2012, on "Why We Still Teach"!


Presentations (including one at the Library of Congress and another as a Road Scholar : ) and a panel on the John Harvard Library Crèvecoeur, which builds on the strengths of More Letters!

Two decades and counting: quite the array of interdisciplinary colloquies [click here for list-in-progress]



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