Linda Dunne is a professor of literature at the New School for Public Engagement. She has been at the New School since September 1991, when she was recruited by Dean Elizabeth Dickey to serve as director of the Bachelors Program (1991-1998), then as associate dean for academic affairs (1998-2005), and dean of the New School for General Studies (2005-2009). She holds BA and MA degrees in English from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a PhD in English from the City University of New York. Prior to her employment at the New School, she worked at Monterey Peninsula College in California, Antioch College in Ohio, and the City University of New York.
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