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English educator

Grzegorz Antoni Sinko was Polish English educator. Decorated cavalier cross Order of Re-Birth of Poland; recipient emeritus award for culture in Poland, 1979. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (art committee), Warsaw Learned Society.

Background

Sinko, Grzegorz Antoni was born on June 13, 1923 in Cracow, Poland. Son of Tadeusz and Anna (Starzewska) Sinko.

Education

Master of Arts, Jagellonian University, Cracow, 1948. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wroclaw, Poland, 1950.

Career

Bookkeeper Factory Cycle Parts and Utensils, 1941-1945. Senior assistant department English, Wroclaw University, 1949-1953. Associate professor Institute Art, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1953-1970, professor, 1970-1993, professor emeritus, from 1993, member neophilol. committee, from 1970.

Member editorial committee Dialog, 1963-1973, Teatr, 1973-1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Crisis of Language in Contemporary Drama, 1977, Description of a Theatrical Performance, 1982, Stage Character and Its Treatment in Twentieth-Century Theatre, 1988. Translator: English Bourgeois Drama of the XVIII Century (plays by G. Lillo, E. Moore and S. Foote), 1955, English Restoration Comedy (plays by G. Etherege, W. Wycherley, William Congreve), 1955.

Membership

Member Polish Academy of Sciences (art committee), Warsaw Learned Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Owning a cat.

Connections

Married Zofia Maria Skarbinska, June 13, 1950.

father:
Tadeusz Sinko

mother:
Anna (Starzewska) Sinko

spouse:
Zofia Maria Skarbinska