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English language educator

Donald Douglas Wilson, American English language educator. Avocations: table tennis, tennis, poetry, classical music M C. Fulbright senior lecturer Sofia U., Bulgaria, 1991-1992; National Endowment for Humanities fellow, 1982, 87, 90, 94. Lieutenant United States Navy, 1952-1954. Fellow Society for Values in Higher Education.

Background

Wilson, Donald Douglas was born on July 16, 1930 in New York City. Son of Arthur Douglas and Elizabeth Henrietta (Dibble) Wilson.

Education

Bachelor in English, Wagner College, 1952. Master of Science in Education, Wagner College, 1957. Certified advanced studies in literature, Wesleyan University, 1971.

Doctor of Philosophy in English, St. John's University, 1978.

Career

Teacher Elementary Schools Connecticut and New Jersey, 1955-1959. Teacher English Mar Vista (California) High School, 1959-1962, Western Junior High School, Connecticut, 1962-1965. Instructor English, speech Valley City (North Dakota) State College, 1966-1967.

Instructor English Wagner College, New York City, 1967-1973. Teacher English Tenafly High School and Ridge High School, New Jersey, 1974-1977. Professor Capital Cmty.-Technology College, Hartford, Connecticut, since 1980.

Adjunct instructor New York City Community College, 1968-1976, Rutgers University, 1977-1980, Seton Hall University, 1977-1980, Bloomfield College, Kean College, New Jersey, 1977-1980, University Hartford, 1980-1981, University Connecticut, 1984-1985. Editor/publisher Singular Speech Press, Canton, Connecticut, since 1982. Associate editor Sandhills Review, Southern Pines, North Carolina, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Avocations: table tennis, tennis, poetry, classical music M C.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Sean O'Casey's Tragi-Comic Vision, 1976, Lucretilis: Pleasant Hill of Horace, 1982, Milk Like Wine, 1987, Fairy Tales, 1990, Here I Am, in Perfect Leaf Today, 1992, Forty-Seven Poems by Flavia Cosma, 1993, Crane's Red Badge of Courage, 1994, Contemporary Short Stories From Central America, 1994, Hush, You Nightingales, 1993, My Children Are Words, 1994, Daydreams and Nightmares, 1995. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Lieutenant United States Navy, 1952-1954. Fellow Society for Values in Higher Education.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Ping pong/table tennis, tennis, poetry, classical music.

Connections

Married Marliese Ethel Hahne, September 15, 1951 (divorced June 1961). Children: Donna L.W. Rodriguez, Roanne E. Married Carolyn Ann Bliss, July 13, 1968.

1 child, Gregory A.

father:
Arthur Douglas Wilson

mother:
Elizabeth Henrietta (Dibble) Wilson

spouses:
Marliese Ethel Hahne

Carolyn Ann Bliss

children:
Roanne E. Wilson

Gregory A. Wilson

Donna L.W. Rodriguez Wilson