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Martha Nadell

Director of Compositon

Location: 2314 Boylan Hall
Phone: 718.951.5197
Fax: 718.951.4612

Martha Jane Nadell's first book explores the relations between image and text in African American authored texts during the first half of the 20th century. She is currently at work on a literary and visual history of Brooklyn. Nadell teaches courses in 19th- and 20th-century American literature, African American literature, the graphic novel, Brooklyn in literature and magical realism. She is also involved with one of Brooklyn College's early college high schools, STAR HS. Her activities include fostering curricular alignment between the high school and college and leading professional development seminars about the literature and history of Brooklyn for high school teachers.

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