Lynn Moss Sanders

Academic Specialty:

Folklore, American Literature

Office Hours:

TR: 12:00-2:00


  • Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • M.A., Appalachian State University
  • B.S., Appalachian State University

Lynn Moss Sanders has taught in the English department at ASU since 1987. She is currently serving as Coordinator of the Heltzer Honors Program.

Selected Publications:

  • Howard W. Odum's Folklore Odyssey: Transformation to Tolerance through African American Folk Studies. University of Georgia, 2003.
  • "Creating Knowledge Through Primary Research." Co-authored with Georgia Rhoades. The Subject is Research: Processes and Practices. Ed. Wendy Bishop and Pavel Zemliansky. Portsmouth, NH: Boynton/Cook, 2001. 69-81
  • " 'An Effort Toward Good Will and Good Wishes': Folk Studies and Howard Odum's Changing View of Race." Southern Cultures . 3.2 (Summer 1997), 47-66.
  • "Sure Shot Girl Wonder of Westchester County: Rediscovering Trixie Belden." Co-authored with Trudy G. Moss. Arizona English Bulletin . 39.2 (Winter 1997), 40-45.
  • "Girls Who Do Things: The Protagonists of Robin McKinley's Fantasy Fiction." The ALAN Review . 24.1 (Fall 1996), 38-42.
Title: Professor
Department: Department of English

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-2336

Office address
321 Sanford Hall/Gen Ed Office