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Malaka Friedman

Malaka Friedman

MA Student
Rhetoric and Writing

Contact Information



Malaka graduated in 2014 with a BA from UNM in English with a double minor in psychology and interdisciplinary studies. She has also worked previously at Big Brothers Big Sisters through their mentor2.0 college and career readiness program for Albuquerque high school students. 

Malaka currently is a graduate teaching assistant at UNM and teaches online and face-to-face first year composition courses. 

Research Areas

Malaka Friedmans's research interests are in new media studies, digital literacy, multimodality, rhetoric and composition, and creating transfer skills in face-to-face and online first year composition courses. 

Department of English Language and Literature
Humanities Building, Second Floor
MSC03 2170
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Phone: (505) 277-6347
Fax: (505) 277-0021