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Eric Christian Christian Rasmussen

editor , language educator , writer

Eric Christian Christian Rasmussen, American language educator, writer, editor. Recipient Mousel-Feltner Award Excellence in Research, University of Nevada, Reno, College Arts and Science, 1998; grantee research grants New Variorum Hamlet, National Endowment Humanities, 1997-1999, since 2003; Javits fellow, United States Department Edn, 1985-1989.

Background

Rasmussen, Eric Christian Christian was born on July 6, 1960 in Huntington, New York, United States. Son of Carl Christian and Margaret Geyh Rasmussen.

Education

Bachelor, Grinnell College, 1982;Master of Arts, University of Chicago, 1983;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Chicago, 1990.

Career

Lecturer Columbia College, Chicago, 1984-1988. Elizabethan drama editor Manchester University Press, Manchester, England, since 1989, Oxford University Press, Oxford, England, since 1989. Professor English University Nevada, since 1994.

Visiting assistant professor University Tulsa, 1993—1994. General textual editor Internet Shakespeare Editions, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, since 2001. Visiting lecturer University Basel, Switzerland, 1988—1989.

Consultant The Oxford, Shakespeare, 1985—1987, World Book Encyclopedia, Chicago, 1986, Bantam Shakespeare, New York City, 1986—1988.

Works

  • Editor: (anthology) Norton Anthology of English Renaissance Drama, (critical edition) The Arden Shakespeare: King Henry VI Part 3, Oxford's World's Classics: Plays of Christopher Marlowe, The Revels Plays: Marlowe's Doctor Faustus: A- and B-texts. Author: (book) A Textual Companion to Doctor Faustus, (review essay) Shakespeare Survey: The Year's Contributions to Shakespeare Studies. Contributor collection Shakespeare Quarterly, Studies in Bibliography (Book of the Year: Association for Theater in Higher Education, 1998), collection English studies.

Membership

Member of Modern Language Association American, Association Theater Higher Education, Shakespeare Association American (Book of Year 1998).

Connections

Married Victoria Hines, September 17, 1988. Children: Tristan Hines, Arden Christian Hines.

father:
Carl Christian

mother:
Margaret Geyh Rasmussen

spouse:
Victoria Hines

children:
Tristan Hines Rasmussen

Arden Christian Hines Rasmussen