Lynn, Thomas Jay

Associate Professor of English
Office Phone: 610-396-6298
Office Location: Franco, 117

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Dr. Thomas Jay Lynn is Associate Professor of English at Penn State Berks. His scholarly and teaching interests include literature of Africa and the Diaspora, postcolonial literature, ancient literature, and folklore. Tom began teaching at Penn State Berks in 1999 and is a Global Studies faculty member. He also is Coordinator of, and advises in, the Associate Degree in Letters, Arts, and Sciences. Tom’s teaching experience includes five years as a secondary teacher at Greenhills School in Ann Arbor, where he taught English, geography, and history. Tom has volunteered with a variety of service groups and has led numerous book discussions through the Pennsylvania Humanities Council and the Reading Public Library.

Chinua Achebe and the Politics of Narration: Envisioning Language - Palgrave Macmillan, 2017: