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critic , English language educator

Carl Bernard Yoke, American English language educator, critic. Ohio Wesleyan University scholar, l955; University of Wisconsin fellow, l96l. Member International Association for Fantastic in Arts (vice president l985-89, board directors l985-98, executive editor, founder, public Journal Fantastic Arts, 1987-1998, member editorial board since 1998).

Background

Yoke, Carl Bernard was born on March 23, 1937 in Clarksburg, West Virginia, United States. Son of John Bernard and Doris Elma (Groghan) Yoke.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kent State University, 1959. Master of Arts, Kent State University, 1961. Postgraduate, University Wisconsin, 1962.

Postgraduate, Case Western Reserve University, 1968.

Career

Instructor English,, Kent (Ohio) State University, l962-68;assistant professor, Kent (Ohio) State University, 1968-1974;associate professor, Kent (Ohio) State University, since 1974;director Euclid Academy Center, Kent (Ohio) State University, l965-66;various middle level academic positions, Kent (Ohio) State University, l966-80;assistant to vice president regional campuses, Kent (Ohio) State University, l980-87.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (criticism) Readers Guide-Zelazny, l979. Author, co-editor: Death and the Serpent, l985. Author, editor: Phoenix from the Ashes, l988.

      Associate editor Extrapolation, l978-86. Co-editor: Classic and Iconoclastic Alternate History Literature, 2003, The Cultural Influence of William Gibson, 2007. Contributor over l00 articles, book reviews and radio shows to professional publications, A Reader's Guide to Roger Zelazny, 2007.

Membership

Member International Association for Fantastic in Arts (vice president l985-89, board directors l985-98, executive editor, founder, public Journal Fantastic Arts, 1987-1998, member editorial board since 1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, swimming, bicycling.

Connections

Married Beverly Jean Crow, October 26, 1962 (divorced 1968). 1 child, Christopher Carl. Married Sherry Elizabeth Gray, October 6, 1973.

Children: Alexander Adam Gray (deceased), Andrea Elizabeth.

father:
John Bernard Yoke

mother:
Doris Elma (Groghan) Yoke

spouses:
Beverly Jean Crow

Sherry Elizabeth Gray

children:
Christopher Carl Yoke

Alexander Adam Gray Yoke (deceased)

Andrea Elizabeth Yoke