Saleema Mustafa

Saleema Mustafa

Instructor of English Division of Literature, Languages and Philosophy
Hathaway HallRoom 414M400 East Main St.Frankfort, KY 40601(502) 597-6436


Saleema Mustafa is a former secondary education instructor and radio journalist in Atlanta, GA and Cape Town, South Africa. She enjoys traveling to Central America and has made reoccurring trips to San Jose to study Spanish at La Universidad de Costa Rica. Her scholarly research has included Guts and Glory: The Formation of the African American Studies Program at Emory University (1963-1972), the progression of early 20th century black caricatures through the modern-day comedian, and literature of the African Diaspora. She is currently teaching College Reading, Composition, and African American Literature.

Degrees and Certifications

  • B.A. Emory University
  • M.A.T. Agnes Scott College
  • M.A. Kentucky State University