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English language educator

Helen Hollingsworth, American English language educator. Member Friends of Johnson City Public Library., since 1971, board directors, 1977-1988, Chairman of the Board, 1987. Member Modern Language Association, South Atlantic Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English.

Background

Hollingsworth, Helen was born on January 18, 1930 in Eldridge, Alabama, United States. Daughter of Felix Thomas and Julia Arlena (Killingsworth) Hollingsworth.

Education

Bachelor, University Alabama, 1958. Master of Arts, University Alabama, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tennessee, Knoxville, 1971.

Career

Instructor, U. N.H., Durham, 1966-1971; assistant Professor of English, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, 1971-1976; associate professor, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, 1976-1988; professor, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor View from Highlands, since 1990.

Membership

Member Friends of Johnson City Public Library., since 1971, board directors, 1977-1988, Chairman of the Board, 1987. Member Modern Language Association, South Atlantic Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: old-house restoration, collecting old books and antique furniture.

Connections

father:
Felix Thomas Hollingsworth

mother:
Julia Arlena (Killingsworth) Hollingsworth