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language educator , writer

Carole Greta Silver, American language educator, writer. Fellow Woodrow Wilson Foundation, 1958, Woodbridge Honorary fellow, Columbia University, 1968; scholar National Endowment of the Humanities, 1986.

Background

Silver, Carole Greta was born on June 6, 1937 in New York City. Daughter of Bernard and Sydelle (Bernstein) Silver.

Education

Bachelor, Alfred University, 1958. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1967.

Career

Instructor Hunter College, Bronx, New York, 1967-1968. Assistant professor Stern College of Yeshiva University, New York City, 1968-1975, associate professor, 1976-1982, professor, since 1982, chairman humanities division, 1989—2004. Associate editor Macmillan Company, New York City, 1967.

Adjunct professor New York University, 1992-1994. Member City University of New York Victorian Seminar, New York, since 1990.

Works

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, American Association of University Professors, National Organization of Women, Northeast Victorian Studies Association (vice president 1977-1981, member advisory board, program committee since 1981), William Morris Society (executive committee 1975-1995, executive board since 1996), African National Congress.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cooking, swimming, walking, music.

Connections

Married Norman Levy, February 26, 1991.

father:
Bernard Silver

mother:
Sydelle (Bernstein) Silver

spouse:
Norman Levy