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Albert Dee Drake, American writer, educator. Research grantee Michigan State University, 1968, 79, Michigan Council for Arts, 1981-1982, National Endowment for Arts, 1974-1975, 83-84. Corporation United States National Guard, 1953-1960.


Drake, Albert Dee was born on March 26, 1935 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Son of Albert Howard and Hildah Leone Drake.


Student, Portland State College, 1956—1959. Bachelor in English, University Oregon, 1962. Master of Fine Arts in English/Writing, University Oregon, 1966.


Research assistant Oregon Research Institute University Oregon, Eugene, 1963-1964, research assistant department English, 1964-1965, teaching assistant department English, 1965-1966. Assistant professor English Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1966-1970, associate professor English, 1970-1980, professor English, 1980-1992, professor English emerita, since 1992. Editor Stone Press, Okemos, Michigan, 1968-1990.

Editorial associate Writer's Digest School, Columbus, Ohio, 1973-1975. Director Clarion Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing Workshop, East Lansing, Michigan, 1983, 88, 89, 90.



Corporation United States National Guard, 1953-1960.


Married, 1960 (divorced 1985). Children: Moss, Monica, Barbara Ellen.

Albert Howard

Hildah Leone Drake

Moss Drake

Monica Drake

Barbara Ellen Drake