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us: Barreca, Regina

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  • Fuller Name

    • Regina R.
  • Variants

    • us: Barreca, Gina
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        • Source: Her UConn faculty web page, March 20, 2014
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    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Connecticut. Department of English
        • Affiliation Start: 1987
    • Gender

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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) English literature
          (lcsh) Literature--Women authors
            (lcsh) Feminist literature
              (lcsh) Feminist theory
                (lcsh) Wit and humor
              • Occupation

                  (lcsh) Humorists
                    (lcsh) Authors
                      (lcsh) College teachers
                        (lcsh) English teachers
                          (lcsh) Journalists
                      • Sources

                        • found: Her They used to call me Snow White, 1991: CIP t.p. (Regina Barreca)
                        • found: New perspectives on women and comedy, 1992: CIP t.p. (Regina Barreca, Univ. of Connecticut) data sheet (b. 1-14-57)
                        • found: Hélène Cixous, c1999: t.p. (Regina Barreca) back cover (prof. of English, Univ. of Conn. in Storrs)
                        • found: I'm with stupid, 2004: CIP t.p. (Gina Barreca)
                        • found: It's not that I'm bitter..., or, How I learned to stop worrying about visible panty lines and conquered the world, 2009: title page (Gina Barreca)
                        • found: Gina Barreca website, March 20, 2014: home page (Gina Barreca; women's humorist, writer, speaker, professor of feminist theory) about (Dr. Gina Barreca; Her B.A. is from Dartmouth College, her M.A. is from Cambridge University, where she was a Reynold's Fellow, and her Ph.D. is from the City University of New York; as a columnist and blogger, writes regularly for Psychology Today, The Chronicle of Higher Education and The Huffington Post; she has also written for The New York Times, The Independent of London, Cosmopolitan, and The Harvard Business Review) {}
                        • found: Wikipedia, March 20, 2014 (Gina Barreca; Regina "Gina" Barreca is an American academic and humorist. She is professor of English literature and feminist theory at the University of Connecticut; currently a columnist for the Hartford Courant, as well as a blogger for The Chronicle of Higher Education's "Brainstorm" section and for "Psychology Today"; cowrote a series of humor columns in The Washington Post with Gene Weingarten about the differences between men and women; author of eight books and editor of sixteen others)
                        • found: Her faculty page at University of Connecticut, March 20, 2014 (Barreca, Regina. Professor, Storrs campus. Department of English, University of Connecticut. Specialties: Twentieth-Century British Literature, Women's Writing and Feminist Literary Theory, The Novel, Creative Writing) CV (Regina R. Barreca, Professor, Department of English, University of Connecticut, Storrs; Date of first appointment: 1987) {} {}
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                        • 1990-08-02: new
                        • 2014-04-05: revised
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