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Gregory Todd Garrett

Gregory Todd Garrett, American English language educator, writer. Winner, Pirate's Alley Faulkner Prize in Fiction, 1993. Member American Civil Liberties Union, Modern Language Association, Poets and Writers, South Center Modern Language Association, American Culture Association, Popular Culture Association, Southwest Popular Culture Association (president since 1994), American Studies Association.

Background

  • Garrett, Gregory Todd was born on November 6, 1961 in Oklahoma City. Son of Jerry Denver Garrett and Karen Marie (Godwin) Randolph.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Center State University, 1984. Master of Arts, Center State University, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Oklahoma State University, 1989.

    Career

    • Lecturer Center State University, Edmond, Oklahoma, 1987-1989. Assistant professor Baylor University, Waco, Texas, since 1989.

    Politics

    A believer should support social climates, in which human communities are maintained and strengthened for the sake of all persons and their growth.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Having created, God did not withdraw the divine presence or activity, but remained fully knowledgeable of and engaged with the world. This engagement includes revealing God and God's ways.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    Responsibility for parenting is to encourage social, economic, and religious efforts to maintain and strengthen relationships within families in order that every member may be assisted toward complete personhood.

    Membership

    Member American Civil Liberties Union, Modern Language Association, Poets and Writers, South Center Modern Language Association, American Culture Association, Popular Culture Association, Southwest Popular Culture Association (president since 1994), American Studies Association.

    Connections

    • Married Kimberly Renea Warren, January 8, 1983 (divorced June 1987). 1 child, Jacob Daniel. Married Donna Jean Spurrier, November 12, 1988.
    • father: Jerry Denver Garrett Randolph
    • mother: Karen Marie (Godwin) Randolph
    • spouses: Kimberly Renea Warren
    • Donna Jean Spurrier
    • child: Jacob Daniel Garrett
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    Born November 6, 1961
    (age 55)
    Nationality
    • 1984
      Center State University
    • 1985
      Center State University
    • 1989
      Oklahoma State University
    • 1987 - 1989
      Lecturer, Center State University
      Edmond, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1989
      assistant, professor Baylor University
      Waco, Texas, United States

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