Log In

Bruce Wilson Young Edit Profile

language educator

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

  • Other Work

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

Views

God is literally the father of all human beings. He has a body, and emotions like human beings.

Membership

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

Interests

  • Other 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

child:
Kaila Corinne Lifferth Young

child:
Robert Daren Young

child:
Julia Ruth Young

child:
Michael Bruce Young