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Phyllis Jean Lang

Phyllis Jean Lang, American mass communication educator. Board directors Penland (North Carolina) School Crafts, since 1982; president W.N.C. Creative Arts Hall of Fame, since 1989. Member Altrusa Club, Public Relations Association Western North Carolina.

Background

  • Lang, Phyllis Jean was born on October 31, 1938 in Norfolk, Nebraska, United States. Daughter of Ross Raymond and Gladys Alma (Riggs) Martin.

  • Education

    • AB with distinction, Nebraska Wesleyan University, 1960. Master of Arts, University Nebraska, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1972.

    Career

    • Instructor, assistant professor, then professor English MacMurray College, Jacksonville, Illinois, 1962-1979. Assistant editor The Arts Journal, Asheville, North Carolina, 1980-1981, editor, 1981-1986, public, 1986-1987. Lecturer in mass communication University North Carolina, since 1989, director honors program, since 1990.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to arts journals.

    Membership

    Board directors Penland (North Carolina) School Crafts, since 1982. President W.N.C. Creative Arts Hall of Fame, since 1989. Member Altrusa Club, Public Relations Association Western North Carolina.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, aerobic exercise, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Wayne Wilson Lang, August 23, 1959.
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    Born October 31, 1938
    • 1960
      Nebraska Wesleyan University
    • 1962
      University Nebraska
    • 1972
      University Illinois
    • 1962 - 1979
      Instructor, English MacMurray College
      Jacksonville, Florida, United States
    • 1962 - 1979
      assistant, English MacMurray College
      Jacksonville, Florida, United States
    • 1962 - 1979
      then professor, English MacMurray College
      Jacksonville, Florida, United States
    • 1980 - 1981
      assistant, editor The Arts Journal
      Asheville, North Carolina, United States
    • 1981 - 1986
      assistant, editor The Arts Journal
    • 1986 - 1987
      assistant, editor The Arts Journal
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