Haitian Studies Association

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Eurydice Bauer

University of South Carolina - Professor

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Email: bauereb@mailbox.sc.edu
Open to talking with: Anyone

Interests: Education, Identity, Languages

Dr. Eurydice Bouchereau Bauer is the John E. Swearingen Chair of Education and Professor in the College of Education at the University of South Carolina. Sh earned her Bachelor's and Master's degree from the University of Iowa, and doctorate from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her research focuses on understanding fundamental factors that shape language and literacy among bilinguals, the context and practices affecting bilingualism including experiences of Latino and African-American students in dual language programs, and the intersection of race and language in becoming bilingual. Dr. Bauer serves as editor of the Literacy Research Association’s Journal of Literacy Research where she recently published the Special Issue, “Black Lives Matter in Literacy Research.” She hosts a bi-annual Bilingualism Matters conference at the University of South Carolina and her research is published in journals such as the Research in the Teaching of English, Teachers College Record, International Journal of Bilingualism, The Urban Review, Language Arts and The Reading Teacher.