Professional Writing, First-year Writing, EAL
Director of Professional Writing
Suzanne Blum-Malley holds a PhD in English/Rhetoric and Composition Studies from Northern Illinois University and an MA in Spanish Applied Linguistics and Hispanic Literatures from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Suzanne's areas of research include the multilingual and digital literacies. Her most recent book chapter, “Multilingual Literacy Landscapes” was published in March 2013 in Stories that Speak to Us: Exhibits from the Digital Archive of Literacy Narratives, edited by H. Lewis Ulman, Scott Lloyd DeWitt, and Cynthia L. Selfe and published by Computers and Composition Digital Press. Suzanne is currently working on a global, multilingual literacy project with a group of scholars from the USA, Canada, South Africa, Russia, Singapore, and Côte d'Ivoire. She has also co-authored, with Ames Hawkins, Engaging Communities: Ethnographic Writing in the Composition Classroom, an open-access, creative commons 3.0 licensed, collaborative first-year textbook.
Office Location: English Department, suite 300-H, 3rd floor, 33 E. Congress
Office Phone: (312) 369-8111
Suzanne Blum Malley
Department of English
Columbia College of Chicago
600 So. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605