Inquiry: The Journal of the Virginia Community Colleges


Jason Barr

Author Bio(s)

Jason Barr is currently an English Instructor at Blue Ridge Community College. He holds Master’s degrees in English and Teaching, and has been published in The Explicator and the African American Review.


This author’s reading selection for his class provoked an unexpected response: when one of the main characters in the reading “came out of the closet,” the students divided themselves into those who were willing to discuss the issues, and those who weren’t.