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Robin Barnes

Robin Barnes, American historian, educator; Member of American Society Church History, Society Reformation Research (president 2000-2001), 16th Century Society and Conference (Medal 2003), American History Association. Fellowship, American Council Learned Societies, 2009-2010. Professor Emeritus, Davidson College.

Background

  • Barnes, Robin was born on March 1, 1951 in New York City. Son of William Alexander Barnes and Shirley Anna Mayer. He grew up in Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey and Wayne, Maine. Since 1980 he has resided in Davidson, North Carolina with his wife Ann Lee Bressler.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Colby College, 1973. Master of Arts, University Virginia, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Virginia, 1980.

    Career

    • Assistant professor history Davidson (North Carolina) College, 1980—1988, associate professor history, 1988—1994, professor history, since 1994.

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    Member of American Society Church History, Society Reformation Research (president 2000-2001), 16th Century Society and Conference (medal 2003), American Historical Association.

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    • Married Ann Lee Bressler, June 28, 1980. Children: Molly Leeanna, Morgan Bruce.
    • father: William Alexander Barnes
    • mother: Shirley Anna Mayer
    • spouse: Ann Lee Bressler
    • children: Molly Leeanna Barnes
    • Morgan Bruce Barnes
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    Born March 1, 1951
    (age 66)
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    • 1973
      Colby College
    • 1975
      University Virginia
    • 1980
      University Virginia

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      • Author: Prophecy and Gnosis, 1988. Editor: Books Have Their Own Destiny, 1998. Associate editor: Sixteenth Century Journal, 1994—2003. Editor: Ideas and Cultural Margins in Early Modern Germany, 2009. Contributor chapters to books.
      • book: Prophecy and Gnosis: Apocalypticism in the Wake of the Lutheran Reformation
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      • book: Have Books Their Own Destiny Essays in Honor of Robert V. Schnucker
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      • Author: Prophecy and Gnosis, 1988. Editor: Books Have Their Own Destiny, 1998. Associate editor: Sixteenth Century Journal, 1994—2003.Editor: Ideas and Cultural Margins in Early Modern Germany, 2009. Contributor chapters to books.
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      • book: Astrology and Reformation - Robin B. Barnes - Oxford University Press
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