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Dr. Gordon E. Thompson

Dr. Gordon Thompson, Ph. D. Yale,
Associate Professor, English, American and African American Studies, City College of New York.
Director of the Black Studies Program, City College of New York
Director of the Langston Hughes Festival, City College of New York
Director of RAP-SI (Retention, Achievement, Professionalism Success Institute), program of the Black Male Initiative, CUNY

Recent publications:
The Assimiliationist Impulse in Four African American Narratives, (Edwin Mellen Press, 2011)
Five chapters in: Black American: A State-by-State Historical Encyclopedia, edited by Alton Hornsby, Jr (ABC-CLIO Imprint, 2011)