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Bruce Wilson Young

Bruce Wilson Young, American language educator. Huntington Library. fellow, Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association, 1990, Alcuin fellow, Brigham Young University, 2002-2004. Various positions Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, since 1958; Member of International Shakespeare Association, Shakespeare Association American.

Background

  • Young, Bruce Wilson was born on November 3, 1950 in Roosevelt, Utah, United States. Son of Daren Curtis and Ruth Wilson Young.

  • Education

    • Bachelor summa cum laude, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1975. Master of Arts, Columbia University, New York City, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1983.

    Career

    • Teaching fellow Harvard University, 1978—1981, instructor, 1981—1983. Assistant professor Brigham Young University, 1983—1988, associate professor, since 1988. Dramaturg production winter's tale Brigham Young University Theatre and Media Arts Department, 1989—1990.

      Associate director Brigham Young University, London Centre, London, 1996.

    Works

    • Associate editor: Journal Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association, 1986. Contributor chapters to books, articles to professional journals.

    Views

    Human beings are made in the image of God literally and physically, not just morally.

    Membership

    Various positions Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, since 1958. Member of International Shakespeare Association, Shakespeare Association American.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, languages, music.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Blair Young, May 17, 1985. Children: Kaila Corinne Lifferth, Robert Daren, Julia Ruth, Michael Bruce.
    • father: Daren Curtis
    • mother: Ruth Wilson Young
    • spouse: Margaret Blair Young
    • children: Kaila Corinne Lifferth Young
    • Robert Daren Young
    • Julia Ruth Young
    • Michael Bruce Young
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    Born November 3, 1950
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1975
      Brigham Young University
    • 1976
      Columbia University
    • 1983
      Harvard University