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educator , writer

Erica Funkhouser, American writer, educator. Fellow, McDowell Foundation, 1994; Guggenheim fellowship, 2007. Member of Academy American Poets, Poetry Society of America, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association New England.

Background

Funkhouser, Erica was born on September 17, 1949 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Elmer Newton and Gladys McFeeley Funkhouser.

Education

Bachelor, Vassar College, 1971. Master of Arts, Stanford University, 1973.

Career

Part-time lecturer department writing and humanistic studies Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1998.

Membership

Member of Academy American Poets, Poetry Society of America, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association New England.

Connections

Children: Justin, Sophie.

father:
Elmer Newton

mother:
Gladys McFeeley Funkhouser

children:
Justin Funkhouser

Sophie Funkhouser