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Foreign language educator

Emanuel John Mickel, American foreign language educator. Grantee National Endowment of the Humanities, Washington, 1978-1984; Lilly Open fellow Lilly Foundation, Indianapolis, 1981-1982; Chevalier dans l'Ordre des Palmes Academiques, 1997. Captain United States Army, 1963-1965.

Background

Mickel, Emanuel John was born on October 11, 1937 in Lemont, Illinois, United States. Son of Emanuel John and Mildred (Newton) Mickel.

Education

Bachelor, Louisiana State University, 1959. Master of Arts, University North Carolina, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1965.

Career

Assistant professor University Nebraska, Lincoln, 1965-1967, associate professor, 1967-1968, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1968-1973, professor, since 1973, director Medieval Studies Institute, 1976-1991, chairman French and Italian, 1984-1995, since 2009. Consultant National Endowment of the Humanities. Evaluator AVLS Fellowship.

French advisor Society Rencesvals, 1995-1998. Advisory board member Nineteenth Century French Studies, since 1995, Mediaevalia, 2007, visiting scholar Pembroke College, University Cambridge, 2006.

Works

Membership

Captain United States Army, 1963-1965.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, theater, sports, travel, ancient literature.

Connections

Married Kathleen Russell, May 31, 1959. Children: Jennifer, Chiara, Heather.

father:
Emanuel John Mickel

mother:
Mildred (Newton) Mickel

spouse:
Kathleen Russell

children:
Jennifer Mickel

Chiara Mickel

Heather Mickel