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Literature educator , writer

Brian Jay Corrigan, American literature educator, writer. Master: Atlanta Writers Club; member: Renaissance Society of America, International Shakespeare Association, Shakespeare Association American, Georgia Writers Association.

Background

Corrigan, Brian Jay was born on February 19, 1957 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States.

Education

Bachelor, University Missouri, Kansas City, 1983. Juris Doctor, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1989.

Career

Senior professor Renaissance literature N. Georgia College and State University, Dahlonega, since 1990. Founder, artistic director N. Georgia Shakespeare Festival, Dahlonega, 1990—1999. Co-founder, chairman Dahlonega Literature Festival, since 2004.

Programming committee member Decatur (Georgia) Book Festival, since 2006. Judge O, Georgia! Writing Contest, Cumming, 2003—2004.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (novels) The Poet of Loch Ness (Georgia Author of the Year, 2006), (Josiah W. Bancroft Literature prize, 2001), (book) Playhouse Law in Shakespeare's World, The Misfortunes of Arthur: a critical, old-spelling edition, (encyclopedia) The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Literature, (Civil Defense-ROM) The Compendium of Renaissance Drama.

Membership

Master: Atlanta Writers Club. Member: Renaissance Society of America, International Shakespeare Association, Shakespeare Association American, Georgia Writers Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Dressage, fencing, sculpting, gardening, landscape design.

Connections

Son of David Vincent Corrigan and Constance Joan Bernstein, Sheldon Bernstein (Stepfather). Married Damaris Moore.

father:
David Vincent Corrigan

mother:
Constance Joan Bernstein

spouse:
Damaris Moore.