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English language educator

Carl Adrian Peterson, American English language educator. Power grantee Oberlin College, 1968, 75, Curricular Development grantee, 1976, Mellon grantee, 1987, 94.

Background

Peterson, Carl Adrian was born on December 21, 1930 in Warren, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Ludwig A. and Ida Dorothea (Jacobson) Peterson.

Education

Bachelor, Pennsylvania State University, 1952;Master of Arts, Pennsylvania State University, 1953;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin, 1961.

Career

Instructor, assistant professor, associate professor, Professor of English, Oberlin (Ohio) College, since 1958;chair department, Oberlin (Ohio) College, 1981-1985, 90-92, 94-95.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles on English literature and visual arts to professional journals.

Connections

Married Thalia Gouma, June 16, 1956. Children: Gregory, Christopher.

father:
Ludwig A. Peterson

mother:
Ida Dorothea (Jacobson) Peterson

spouse:
Thalia Gouma

children:
Gregory Peterson

Christopher Peterson