Anderson, Nancy

TitleDistinguished Outreach Fellow
DepartmentCommunity Engagement
OfficeUniversity Outreach
Office Location75 Technacenter Drive Montgomery, AL. 36117

Anderson earned her bachelor’s degree from Millsaps College and her master’s at the University of Virginia. She began teaching at AUM in 1973 and has taught Southern and American literature, writing courses, and led summer teacher institutes on To Kill a Mockingbird. Anderson has been an active scholar, publishing especially on Zelda Fitzgerald, Richard Marius, Lella Warren, and Harper Lee. The 2004 recipient of the Eugene Current-Garcia Award given by the Association of College English Teachers of Alabama for distinguished scholarship, she has also received the AUM Distinguished Teaching Award, the AUM Distinguished Outreach Award, and most recently an inaugural Chancellor’s Warhawk Spirit Award.