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Irene O'Conner

Irene O'Conner

Professor, English

Tel.: (630) 942-3403
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2792H

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Sociolinguistics
  • African American culture

Recent Courses Taught:

  • English Language Community
  • English 0481, 0482 - Preparation for College Reading
  • English 1101, 1102 - Composition
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) Advanced Writing


  • M.A. University of Illinois at Chicago
  • B.A. University of Colorado