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Raymond Leslie Williams

Raymond Leslie Williams, Latin American literature educator. Named Outstanding Faculty Member Daily Camera, Boulder, 1992; recipient University Colorado Bank One Service award; Fulbright scholar, Colombia, 1987, honorary endowed chair Venezuela, 1993. Member Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers Spanish and Portuguese.

Background

  • Williams, Raymond Leslie was born on March 9, 1950 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of Leslie Leo Williams and Ilene (Salveson) Carpenter.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Spanish, Washington State University, 1972. Master of Arts in Spanish, University Kansas, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Spanish, University Kansas, 1977.

    Career

    • Professor Spanish University Chicago, 1977-1980, Washington University, St. Louis, 1980-1987, University Colorado, Boulder, since 1987. Author: Gabriel Garcia Marquez, 1984, Maria Vargas Llosa, 1987, Colombian Novel, 1844-1987, 1991. Editor Revista Estudios Colombianos, since 1987.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers Spanish and Portuguese.

    Connections

    • Married Pamela Ruth Bartle, January 30, 1972.
    • father: Leslie Leo Williams Carpenter
    • mother: Ilene (Salveson) Carpenter
    • spouse: Pamela Ruth Bartle
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    Born March 9, 1950
    (age 67)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Washington State University
    • 1974
      University Kansas
    • 1977
      University Kansas
    • 1977 - 1980
      Professor, Spanish University Chicago
    • 1980 - 1987
      Professor, Spanish University Chicago
    • 1987
      Professor, Spanish University Chicago
      Boulder, Colorado, United States