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Paul Luzon Wiley

Paul Luzon Wiley, American educator. Served with Army of the United States, 1943. International Exchange student, 1936-1937; Member Modern Language Association, Wisconsin Academy Arts and Sciences, International Association University Professors English, University of Wisconsin Tennis Association Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Wiley, Paul Luzon was born on July 13, 1914 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of Mont McDonald and Leah Rachel (Sully) Wiley.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Pomona College, 1935. Master of Arts, Claremont College, 1936. Postgraduate U. Bonn (Germany), 1936-1937.

      Doctor of Philosophy., Stanford, 1941.

    Career

    • Instructor English, University of Wisconsin -Madison, 1942, 45-46. Assistant professor, 1946-1949, professor, 1955-1979. Visiting professor Pomona College, Claremont, California, 1950.

    Works

    • Author: Conrad’s Measure of Man, 1954. Novelist of Three Worlds: Ford Madox Ford, 1962. British Poetry: 1880-1821, 1969.

      Chairman editorial board Contemporary Literature, 1965-1979. Reviewer Boston Herald Traveler, 1968-1979.

    Membership

    Served with Army of the United States, 1943. International Exchange student, 1936-1937. Member Modern Language Association, Wisconsin Academy Arts and Sciences, International Association University Professors English, University of Wisconsin Tennis Association Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Jean Pruett Giffen, October 9, 1939. Children: John M., Cynthia Sarah.
    • father: Mont McDonald Wiley
    • mother: Leah Rachel (Sully) Wiley
    • spouse: Jean Pruett Giffen
    • children: John M. Wiley
    • Cynthia Sarah Wiley
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    Died February 7, 1979
    (aged 64)
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