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educator , historian , writer

Elliott Jacob Gorn, American historian, educator, writer. Harry Frank Guggenheim fellow, 1984-1985, Stanford Humanities Center fellow, 1988-1989, Newberry Library.-National Endowment for Humanities fellow, 1992-1993, John Simon Guggenheim Foundation fellow, 1997-1998, Huntington fellow, 2005-2006.

Background

Gorn, Elliott Jacob was born on May 3, 1951 in L.A. Son of Max Gorn and Anne Frances Kline.

Education

Bachelor of Arts California, Berkeley, 1973. Master of Arts, University California, Berkeley, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1983.

Career

Professor University Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 1981-1985, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1985-1998, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1998, Brown University, Providence, since 2003.

Works

Connections

1 child, Jade Yee-Gorn.

father:
Max Gorn

mother:
Anne Frances Kline

child:
Jade Yee-Gorn