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English educator

David Frederick George, American English educator. Grantee National Endowment of the Humanities, 1988-1990, 95; Mellon fellow Huntington Library., 1994, Harry Ransom Center, 1996; Folger fellow, 1997; Cappon fellow Newberry Library., 1998; Hinman fellow Folger Library., 1999. Member Shakespeare Association American, Knights of Columbus (3d degree).

Background

George, David Frederick was born on November 12, 1940 in Brierfield, England. Son of Frederick Leslie and Annie (Taylor) George.

Education

Bachelor, University Manchester, England, 1961. Master of Arts, University Manchester, England, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1966.

Career

Assistant professor Pomona College, Claremont, California, 1966-1969, University Western Ontario, London, Canada, 1969-1972, Howard University, Washington, 1973-1977, University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1978-1979, Fisk University, Nashville, 1979-1980. From assistant professor to professor English Urbana (Ohio) University, since 1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, editor: Records of Early English Drama: Lancashire, 1991. Editor: Shakespeare's First Playhouse, 1981.

Membership

Member Shakespeare Association American, Knights of Columbus (3d degree).

Connections

Married Rita Beatrice Lagace, May 12, 1973. Children: Paul Emile, Alison Leslie.

father:
Frederick Leslie George

mother:
Annie (Taylor) George

spouse:
Rita Beatrice Lagace

children:
Paul Emile George

Alison Leslie George