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For research assistance or other inquiries, please contact the curator at (207) 221-4334 or

Sarah Baker


Sarah serves as the Curator for the Maine Women Writers Collection. Though trained in a broad range of research and… Read More

Cathleen Miller
Education and Outreach Archivist

(207) 602-2131

Jennifer Tuttle, PhD
Director and Dorothy M. Healy Professor

(207) 602-2539

Affiliated Faculty

David Kuchta, PhD

Director, Creative Writing Programs

Dorothy M. Healy Professorship

The Maine Women Writers Collection supports the Dorothy M. Healy Professorship of Literature, established in 1990 and named in honor of the Collection’s co-founder and first curator. The Healy Professor serves as the faculty director of the collection, directs academic conferences, works with the curator on programming, collection development, and outreach to promote use of the Collection by the scholarly community at UNE and beyond.