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Ernest John Moyne, Finnish educator. Member editorial board U. Delaware Press, 1972-1976.; Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Brooker scholar, 1935; Member Modern Language Association, American Studies Association, Modern Language Society Helsinki, Kalevala Society (Helsinki), A.A.U.P., Society Advancement Scandinavian Study, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Moyne, Ernest John was born on May 3, 1916 in Hanko, Finland. Son of Ernest Alexander and Ida Sofia (Korpi) Moyne.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1938, Master of Arts, 1940. Doctor of Philosophy., Harvard, 1948.

Career

1 daughter, Elizabeth Eila. Instructor English, Williams College, 1942-1943. Member of faculty U. Delaware, 1948-1976, Professor of English, 1964-1976, Henry Francis duPont Winterthur professor, 1972-1976.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals Translator, editor: A Half Year in the New World (Alexandra Gripenberg), 1954. Hiawatha and Kalevala: A Study of the Relationship Between Longfellow’s Indian Edda and the Finnish Epic, 1963. Editor: The Journal of Margaret Hazlitt, 1967.

      Raising the Wind: the Legend of Lapland and Finland Wizards in Literature, 1981.

Membership

Member editorial board U. Delaware Press, 1972-1976. Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Brooker scholar, 1935.

Member Modern Language Association, American Studies Association, Modern Language Society Helsinki, Kalevala Society (Helsinki), A.A.U.P., Society Advancement Scandinavian Study, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Kathleen Marie McCormick, January 30, 1943.

father:
Ernest Alexander Moyne

mother:
Ida Sofia (Korpi) Moyne

spouse:
Kathleen Marie McCormick