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poet , English language educator

Gilbert Bruce Allen, American English language educator, poet. Recipient various poetry and fiction awards. Member South Atlantic Modern Language Association, Poetry Society American, National Council Teachers English, Philological Association of the Carolinas.

Background

Allen, Gilbert Bruce was born on January 1, 1951 in Rockville Centre, New York, United States. Son of Joseph Aloysius and Marie Dawn (Skocik) Allen.

Education

Bachelor, Cornell University, 1972. Master of Fine Arts, Cornell University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1977.

Career

Teacher English, Odessa-Montour Center School, Odessa, New York, 1974-1975;instructor English, Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, New York, 1975-1977;assistant Professor of English, Furman U., Greenville, South Carolina., 1977-1983;associate professor, Furman U., Greenville, South Carolina., 1983-1989;professor, Furman U., Greenville, South Carolina., since 1989.

Membership

Member South Atlantic Modern Language Association, Poetry Society American, National Council Teachers English, Philological Association of the Carolinas.

Connections

Married Barbara Jean Szigeti, August 17, 1974.

father:
Joseph Aloysius Allen

mother:
Marie Dawn (Skocik) Allen

spouse:
Barbara Jean Szigeti