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Literature educator

Evelyn Funda, American literature educator. Recipient Honorary mention, Frederick Manfred Award for Creative Writing, 2004; Albert J Colton Research fellow, Utah Humanities Council, 2005-2006, New Faculty Research grantee, Utah State University, 1996. Member of Association for the Study Literature and Environment, Western Literature Association (J. Golden Taylor award for outstanding graduate student paper 1993).

Background

Funda, Evelyn was born on January 23, 1960 in Emmett, Idaho, United States. Daughter of Lumir Earnest Funda and Antonia Kratochilova Funda.

Education

Bachelor, Boise State University, Idaho, 1984. Master of Arts, Boise State University, Idaho, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, University Nebraska, Lincoln, 1994.

Career

Assistant professor American literature/American studies Utah State University, Logan, 1995—2001, associate professor American literature/American studies, since 2001. Book review editor Western American Literature (quarterly journal), Logan, 1997—2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles, essays and poetry to publications.

Membership

Member of Association for the Study Literature and Environment, Western Literature Association (J. Golden Taylor award for outstanding graduate student paper 1993).

Connections

father:
Lumir Earnest Funda

mother:
Antonia Kratochilova Funda