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translator , English educator

Dana Loewy, American English educator, translator. American Literature Translation Association Foundation fellow and Witter Bynner fellow, 1994, 95; Quadrille Ball grantee Germanistic Society of America, 1992. Member Modern Language Association, American Literature Translators Association, American Translators Association (accredited, Student translation prize 1992), Association of Literature Scholars and Critics, Mensa, Phi Beta Delta.

Background

Loewy, Dana was born on July 15, 1960 in De+232ín, Czech Republic. Daughter of Georg Jakob Loewy. came to the United States, 1988.

Education

Master of Arts in English and Communications, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms U, Bonn, Germany, 1987. Master of Arts in English, University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy in English, University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1995.

Career

Lecturer, Marymount College, Palos Verdes, California, 1991-1993;lecturer, Glendale (California) Community College, 1995-1996;assistant lecturer, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1989-1996;lecturer, California State University, Fullerton, since 1996. Linguistic consultant I.D. Entity-Brand Naming, Brea, California, since 1995. Principal, proprietor Fine Lines Language Svc., Los Angeles, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author/translator: The Early Poetry of Jaroslav Seifert, 1997, Das verhängnisvolle Bündnis, 1984. Author/translator excerpts from novel: Two Lines, 1996.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, American Literature Translators Association, American Translators Association (accredited, Student translation prize 1992), Association of Literature Scholars and Critics, Mensa, Phi Beta Delta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: computers, motorcycling, reading, cinema.

Connections

father:
Georg Jakob L. Loewy