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Stephen Bennett earned his PhD in English and American Literature at New York University, where he was a Dean's Dissertation Fellow. His dissertation, Reading Elizabeth: Menopause and the Cult of the Virgin Queen, explores how and why representations of Elizabeth I changed at her menopause and at her death. During a nearly 20-year career teaching literature and writing at the college level, he became increasingly fascinated with how a K-12 education prepares students for college, and he is now a special education teacher at Pickard Elementary in Chicago. He has also taught at Roosevelt University, New York University, and the University of Utah.
PRESENTED BY The John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Inquiry and Exploration Series