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English language educator

David Joseph DeLaura, American English language educator. Member Modern Language Association (annual award for outstanding article 1964), American Association of University Professors.

Background

DeLaura, David Joseph was born on November 19, 1930 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Louis and Helen Adeline (Austin) Delete.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Boston College, 1955;A.M., Boston College, 1958;Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1960.

Career

Member faculty, University Texas at Austin, 1960-1974;Professor of English, University Texas at Austin, 1968-1974;Avalon Foundation professor humanities, Professor of English, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, since 1974;department chairman, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1985-1990;university ombudsman, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1993-1997.

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Membership

Member Modern Language Association (annual award for outstanding article 1964), American Association of University Professors.

Connections

Married Ann Beloate, August 19, 1961. Children: Michael Louis, Catherine, William Beloate.

father:
Louis Delete

mother:
Helen Adeline (Austin) Delete

spouse:
Ann Beloate

children:
Michael Louis DeLaura

Catherine DeLaura

William Beloate DeLaura