Bachelor, Hardin-Simmons U., 1957; Master of Arts, University Texas, 1962; Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1966.
Assistant professor, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1966-1972; associate professor, U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1972-1977; professor, U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, since 1977; department chairman, U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1986-1989.
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Served to captain United States Army, 1958, 61-62. Member Modern Language Association.
Married Francis Joyce Read, October 15, 1961. Children: Laurie Gail, Kathryn Read.