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Alan Cheuse

Alan Cheuse, American writer, journalist, educator. Fiction fellow National Education Association, 1979-1980.


  • Cheuse, Alan was born on January 23, 1940 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, United States. Son of Philip K. and Matilda (Diamond) Cheuse.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Rutgers University, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, Rutgers University, 1974.


    • Book critic National Public Radio, Washington, since 1982. Member writing faculty George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, since 1987.


    • Married Mary Ethel Agan, September 12, 1965 (divorced March 1974). 1 child, Joshua; married Marjorie Pryse, June 12, 1976 (divorced January 1984). Children: Emma, Sonya.

      Married Kristin Mitchell O'Shee, August 17, 1991.
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    • 1961
      Rutgers University
    • 1974
      Rutgers University
    • 1982
      Book critic National Public Radio
      Washington, United States
    • 1987
      member, writing faculty George Mason University
      Fairfax, Virginia, United States