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English educator

Charles Anthony Knight, American English educator. Grantee American Council Learned Societies, 1987. Member American Society 18th Century Studies (chair annual meeting 1984), Modern Language Association.

Background

Knight, Charles Anthony was born on September 3, 1937 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Harry C. and Antoinette D. (Burr) Knight.

Education

Bachelor, Haverford College, 1958; Master of Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1960; Doctor of Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania, 1964.

Career

Instructor, Catholic U. American, Washington, 1961-1962; instructor, U. Massachusetts, Amherst, 1962-1965; assistant Professor of English, U. Massachusetts, Boston, 1965-1971; associate professor, U. Massachusetts, Boston, 1971-1980; professor, U. Massachusetts, Boston, since 1980; associate dean, U. Massachusetts, Boston, 1972-1975; acting dean, U. Massachusetts, Boston, 1975-1976; department chairman English, U. Massachusetts, Boston, 1978-1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society 18th Century Studies (chair annual meeting 1984), Modern Language Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: classical music, biking, camping.

Connections

Married Katherine J. Kohlhas, December 30, 1958. Children: Christopher, Nathaniel, Jennifer, Lucy.

father:
Harry C. Knight

mother:
Antoinette D. (Burr) Knight

spouse:
Katherine J. Kohlhas

children:
Jennifer Knight

Nathaniel Knight

Lucy Knight

Christopher Knight