Log In

Donald Pizer Edit Profile

educator , author

Donald Pizer, American author, educator. Guggenheim fellow, 1962; American Council Learned Societies fellow, 1971-1972; National Endowment Humanities fellow, 1978-1979. Served with Army of the United States, 1955-1957. Member Modern Language Association.

Background

Pizer, Donald was born on April 5, 1929 in New York City. Son of Morris and Helen (Rosenfeld) Pizer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of California at Los Angeles, 1951;Master of Arts, University of California at Los Angeles, 1952;Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1955.

Career

Member faculty, Tulane University, since 1957;Professor of English, Tulane University, 1964-1972;Pierce Butler Professor of English, Tulane University, since 1972;Mellon professor humanities, Tulane University, 1978-1979.

Works

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1955-1957. Member Modern Language Association.

Connections

Married Carol Hart, April 7, 1966. Children– Karin, Ann, Margaret.

father:
Morris Pizer

mother:
Helen (Rosenfeld) Pizer

spouse:
Carol Hart

children:
Karin Pizer

Ann Pizer

Margaret Pizer