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literature and language professor

Edward L. Risden, American literature and language professor. Member of Medieval Association Midwest (president, vice president, councillor 1994—2009).

Background

Risden, Edward L. was born on October 10, 1957 in Warren, Ohio, United States. Son of Gary E. Risden and Patricia A. Irwin.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio, 1979. Master of Arts, John Carroll University, University Heights, Ohio, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1990.

Career

Professor English St. Norbert College, De Pere, Wisconsin, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (novel) Odysseus on the Rhine, (textbook) How English Works, (novel) A Living Light, Sir Severus le Brewse, (poems) A Second City Street Prophet Sings the Blues, Through a Glass Darkly, (book) Beowulf for Business, Herros, Gods and the Role of Epiphery in English Epic Poetry.

Membership

Member of Medieval Association Midwest (president, vice president, councillor 1994—2009).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, tai chi.

Connections

Married Kristy J. Deetz, December 22, 1990.

father:
Gary E. Risden

mother:
Patricia A. Irwin

spouse:
Kristy J. Deetz