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Daniel Charles Shaw

humanities educator

Daniel Charles Shaw, American humanities educator. Fellow, Goethe Institute, Mannheim, 1986. Film reviewer Lock Haven Express, 2003—2005; Member of American Society Aesthetics, Society Philosophic Study Contemporary Visual Arts (life; secretary treasurer since 1999).

Background

Shaw, Daniel Charles was born on October 28, 1951 in Aurora, Illinois, United States. Son of John Charles and Patricia M. Shaw.

Education

Master of Arts in Philosophy, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Philosophy, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1981.

Career

Assistant professor Gettysburg College, Pennsylvania, 1981—1986. Philosophy professor Lock Haven University, since 1986.

Works

  • Editor: (anthology) Dark Thoughts: Philosophical Reflections on Cinematic Horror, 2003, Film and Philosophy, since 2001. Author: (monograph) Film and Philosophy: Taking Movies Seriously, 2008. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Film reviewer Lock Haven Express, 2003—2005. Member of American Society Aesthetics, Society Philosophic Study Contemporary Visual Arts (life. Secretary treasurer since 1999).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, films.

Connections

Married Vera Marie Hrusoff, August 8, 1992. Children: Patrick Alexander, Anna Katherine.

father:
John Charles

mother:
Patricia M. Shaw

spouse:
Vera Marie Hrusoff

children:
Patrick Alexander Shaw

Anna Katherine Shaw