Sandra McPherson served as Professor of English at the University of California, Davis where she taught creative writing and
poetry-as-literature courses. The Sandra McPherson Papers contain her literary publications, the majority of which are her
Sandra McPherson was born in 1943 in San Jose, California. She received a B.A. from San Jose State University and completed
graduate work at the University of Washington.
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