MaraLee Grayson


Mara Lee is an Associate Professor of English at California State University, Dominguez Hills. She has also taught at Teachers College, Columbia University; the School of Education at Long Island University; Pace University; and three City University of New York campuses.

Courses Taught


  • Rhetoric and Revolution
  • Diverse American Rhetorics
  • Critical Writing
  • Writing through Literature
  • Writing the Research Paper
  • Writing for the Field of Engineering
  • Writing in the Disciplines
  • Technical Writing
  • ​Prose Workshop
  • Humanism, Science and Technology
  • The Individual and Society
  • Conflict and Revolution in Early America
  • American Voices in Literature
  • ​Creative Writing
  • Ethics and Representation in Academic Writing
  • Introduction to Composition
  • Introduction to Expository Writing
  • ​Advanced Composition


  • Race, Racism, and Racial Literacy in Writing Studies
  • Writing Nonfiction 
  • Teaching of Writing
  • ​Teaching of Composition
  • Language and Literacy
  • History and Theories of Rhetoric
  • Diverse American Rhetorics
  • ​Cultural Rhetorics