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Chapter 28 - Dr. Marlene Archie

In this episode of "In The Sanctuary," we have a conversation with author and educator, Dr. Marlene Archie. She is a Philadelphia native and is the author of "Yearning," a book of short stories about the universal challenges of people of faith. Dr. Archie has taught at several universities including Cheyney, Drexel, Temple, and Arcadia Universities. She earned a Ph.D. in African American Studies at Temple with the desire to touch young minds, inspiring them to “know thy self.” She edifies human values with her heart’s desire to write literature that invokes, arouses, and celebrates the global African American presence. She has authored numerous articles on the African American experience, founded Charter Schools that embrace the culture, and remains a community activist and scholar in Philadelphia. 

For more information on Dr. Marlene Archie and to purchase her latest book "Yearning," please CLICK HERE!

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