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Editor , author , Foreign language educator

Estelle Diane Irizarry, American Foreign language educator, author, editors Recipient Tomas Barros Essay Prize, U. La Coruna, Spain, 1990; grantee Quincentennial Grant, P.R. Comm. for the Quincentenary, 1989; lecturer Humanities, P.R. Foundation for the Humanities, San Juan, P.R., 1987. Member American Association Teachers Spanish and Portuguese, North America Academy of the Spanish Language, Royal Spanish Academy (correspondent), Sigma Delta Pi.

Background

Irizarry, Estelle Diane was born on November 13, 1937 in Paterson, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Morris Jerome and Ceil Pearl (Schwartz) Roses.

Education

Bachelor, Montclair State University, 1959. Master of Arts, Rutgers University, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy in Philosophy, The George Washington University, 1970.

Career

Teacher, Glen Rock (New Jersey) H.S., 1958-1960; teacher, Ramapo (New Jersey) Regional H.S., 1960-1963; instructor, U. P.R., Rio Piedras, 1963-1966; instructor, Howard U., Washington, 1966-1968; instructor, George Washington University, Washington, 1968-1970; professor, Georgetown University, Washington, since 1970. Editor Spanish section Humanities Computing Yearbook, Oxford, United Kingdom, 1988, Hispania, since 1993.

Membership

Member American Association Teachers Spanish and Portuguese, North America Academy of the Spanish Language, Royal Spanish Academy (correspondent), Sigma Delta Pi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, painting, literary computing.

Connections

Married Manuel Antonio, December 14, 1963. Children: Michael Carl, Steven Edward, Nelson Paul.

father:
Morris Jerome Roses

mother:
Ceil Pearl (Schwartz) Roses

spouse:
Manuel Antonio

children:
Steven Edward Irizarry

Michael Carl Irizarry

Nelson Paul Irizarry