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department chairman , language educator

Anthony Edward Farnham, American English language educator. Served with Military Intelligence United States Army, 1953-1956. Member Modern Language Association, American Catholic History Association, Medieval Academy American, Association Literary Scholars and Critics, Dante Society, New Chaucer Society, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Farnham, Anthony Edward was born on July 2, 1930 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Willard Edward and Frances Fern (Hicks) Farnham.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of California-Berkeley, 1951; Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1957; Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1964.

Career

Instructor English, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, 1961-1964; assistant professor, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, 1964-1969; associate professor, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, 1969-1972; professor, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, since 1972; department chairman, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, 1979-1985.

Membership

Served with Military Intelligence United States Army, 1953-1956. Member Modern Language Association, American Catholic History Association, Medieval Academy American, Association Literary Scholars and Critics, Dante Society, New Chaucer Society, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Frances Anne Larkey, December 28, 1957. Children: Allen Nicholas, Timothy John.

father:
Willard Edward Farnham

mother:
Frances Fern (Hicks) Farnham

spouse:
Frances Anne Larkey

children:
Allen Nicholas Farnham

Timothy John Farnham