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Michigan Literary Network Radio 9/23/15 w/guest Dr. Sheena C. Howard

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Today's guest is Dr. Sheena C. Howard, professor, author, and public speaking coach.

Dr. Sheena C. Howard is a graduate of the Communication and Culture (Ph.D.) program at Howard University in Washington, DC. She has received numerous accolades in her young career, including two national dissertation awards for her work in mass media and popular culture. In 2014, Howard became the first Black woman to win a coveted Eisner Award - the comic industries highest accolade.

Howard earned her master’s degree in Graphic Design from the New York Institute of Technology and completed her undergraduate degree in Business Administration with a concentration in marketing from the Hagan School of Business at Iona College.

Dr. Howard is author of the book Black Queer Identity Matrix (2014), Critical Articulations of Race, Gender and Sexual Orientation (2014) and first author of the book, Black Comics: Politics of Representation (2013).

Check her out at her website www.sheenachoward.com.