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Kathryn Leona Lynch

Kathryn Leona Lynch, American English educator. National Endowment of the Humanities fellow, 1987. Member Modern Language Association, Northeast Modern Language Association, Medieval Academy, Gower Society, New Chaucer Society.

Background

  • Lynch, Kathryn Leona was born on March 30, 1951 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Daughter of Frank William and Marilyn Leona (Hopwood) Lynch.

  • Education

    • AB, Stanford University, 1973. Master of Arts, University Virginia, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Virginia, 1982.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral scholar Center Medieval/Renaissance Studies, University of California at Los Angeles, 1982-1983. Lecturer University of California at Los Angeles Writing Programs, 1982-1983. Assistant professor English, Wellesley (Massachusetts) College, 1983-1989, associate professor, since 1989, co-director 1st year writing program, 1988-1991.

    Works

    • Author: The High Medieval Dream Vision, 1988. Contributor articles to scholarly publications.

    Membership

    Member Modern Language Association, Northeast Modern Language Association, Medieval Academy, Gower Society, New Chaucer Society.

    Connections

    • Married Robert Edward McDonnell, July 27, 1974. Children: Michael Kelly, Madeline Leona, Leo Aeneas.
    • father: Frank William Lynch
    • mother: Marilyn Leona (Hopwood) Lynch
    • spouse: Robert Edward McDonnell
    • children: Michael Kelly Lynch
    • Madeline Leona Lynch
    • Leo Aeneas Lynch
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    Born March 30, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      Stanford University
    • 1978
      University Virginia
    • 1982
      University Virginia
    • 1982 - 1983
      Postdoctoral scholar, Center Medieval/Renaissance Studies
    • 1982 - 1983
      lecturer, University of California at Los Angeles Writing Programs
    • 1983 - 1989
      assistant, professor English
    • 1988 - 1991
      assistant, professor English

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