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Foreign language educator

Alicia Galaz-Vivar Welden, Chilean, American foreign language educator. Regional president Pablo Neruda's Presidential Candidacy, Chile, 1969-1970. Member Modern Language Association, American Council Teachers Foreign Languages, Tennessee Philological Association, Society Chilean Writers, Center Poetical Hispanic Studies, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Welden, Alicia Galaz-Vivar was born on December 4, 1937 in Valparaiso, Chile. Came to the United States, 1976. Daughter of Pedro and Juanita (Vivar) Galaz.

Education

Graduate, University Chile, Santiago, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, University Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 1980.

Career

Professor University Chile, 1966-1976. Lecturer Appalachian State University, North Carolina, 1982-1989. Associate professor University Tennessee, Martin, since 1989.

Department chair University Chile, Antofagasta, 1966-1968. Founder, editor Tebaida Literature Review, Chile, 1968-1970.

Membership

Regional president Pablo Neruda's Presidential Candidacy, Chile, 1969-1970. Member Modern Language Association, American Council Teachers Foreign Languages, Tennessee Philological Association, Society Chilean Writers, Center Poetical Hispanic Studies, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Oliver Welden, May 2, 1973. Children: Arnold, Jacqueline, Cinthya, Jonathan.

father:
Pedro Galaz

mother:
Juanita (Vivar) Galaz

spouse:
Oliver Welden

children:
Arnold Welden

Jacqueline Welden

Cinthya Welden

Jonathan Welden