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Kathleen Blake Yancey

By Jessica L. Tonn — August 30, 2005 1 min read

Kathleen Blake Yancey will begin a one-year term in November as the vice president of the National Council of Teachers of English.

A professor of English at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Ms. Yancey, 55, will follow her term as vice president by serving one-year terms as the group’s president-elect, president, and past-president.

The Urbana, Ill.-based NCTE has 60,000 members.

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