LeeAnna Lawrence

ProfessorDivision of Liberal Arts
LeeAnna Lawrence

LeeAnna Lawrence bases her teaching style on a narrative, conversational approach. To prepare her students to stand out from other professionals in their field, she strives to instill open-mindedness and self-awareness.

Credentials

  • Numerous solo shows of mixed-media dolls and shrines
  • North Carolina Storytellers Guild member
  • Whimsical Women Art Guild of Winston-Salem member

Career Highlights

  • During a research sabbatical, traveled to Arizona to research Hopi myths on the Hopi reservation, as well as research on Dr. Walter Reed in the archives at Fort Lewis College, 2009
  • Exhibited paintings at the Slotin Outsider Art Show, 1997
  • Taught mixed-media at the Sawtooth School, 2014
  • Received a Kenan grant to devise a new, experimental course for Spring 2016 that was co-taught by colleagues in Dance, Psychology and Science on Erosion: Science, Art, Society

Awards, Recognitions and Honors

  • Faculty Teaching Award, 2007
  • National Malice Domestic Convention grant for Best Unpublished Mystery Novel, 1995
  • Numerous Kenan grants

Organizations

  • NC Storytellers Guild
  • Interfaith Winston-Salem
  • Winston-Salem Friends
  • NC Writers Network

Education

Ph.D. RhetoricDuke University

M.A. EnglishNCSU

B.A. EnglishVassar University