Bonnie Zimmerman, Ph.D.|
(1947 - living) U.S.A.
Zimmerman has been active in the Gay and Lesbian Studies Division and the Gay and Lesbian Caucus of the MLA since their inception in 1973, and frequently forgets the distinction between them. She joined San Diego State University in 1978 as a member of the Women's Studies Dept. where she served as department chair from 1986-1992 and from 1995-1997. She served as Chair of the University Senate from 2001-2003. As Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs.
Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs, and Professor of Women's Studies at San Diego State University, Zimmerman assumed the leadership of Faculty Affairs in May 2003. She is the author of numerous articles in scholarly journals and anthologies.
- The Safe Sea of Women: Lesbian Fiction 1969-1989
- Professions of Desire: Lesbian and Gay Studies in Literature
- The New Lesbian Studies: Into the 21st Century
- Encyclopedia of Lesbian Histories and Cultures
- Encyclopedia of Gay Histories and Cultures