Daniel Joseph Ransom
Daniel Joseph Ransom, American editor, English language educator. A. D. White fellow Cornell University, 1973, Graduate fellow, 1976, Lane Cooper scholar, 1974, recipient Guilford Prize, 1980. Member Modern Language Association, Medieval Academy American, New Chaucer Society.
Ransom, Daniel Joseph was born on September 6, 1951 in Moline, Illinois, United States. Son of Orville Sheldon and Dolores Jean (Graves) Ransom.
Bachelor, Stanford University, 1973. Master of Arts, Cornell University, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1979.
Assistant professor English Indiana State University, Terre Haute, 1981-1983. Instructor English University Oklahoma, Norman, 1979-1981, assistant professor, 1988-1992, associate professor, since 1992. General editor Variorum Chaucer, OU, since 1988.
Author: Poets at Play, 1985. Contributor articles to scholarly journals.
Member Modern Language Association, Medieval Academy American, New Chaucer Society.
Married Janis Maureen Paul, May 28, 1988. 1 child, David Alan.
Orville Sheldon Ransom
Dolores Jean (Graves) Ransom
Janis Maureen Paul
David Alan Ransom