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English literature educator

James Donald Kissane, American English literature educator. Member Phi Beta Kappa. M C.

Background

Kissane, James Donald was born on June 21, 1930 in Pocatello, Idaho, United States. Son of Donald P. and Leedice Irene (McAnelly) Kissane.

Education

Bachelor, Grinnell College, 1952. Doctor of Philosophy, Johns Hopkins University, 1956.

Career

Assistant Professor of English, Grinnell (Iowa) College, 1956-1960; associate professor, Grinnell (Iowa) College, 1960-1965; professor, Grinnell (Iowa) College, since 1965; Carter-Adams professor literature, Grinnell (Iowa) College, 1972-1989; Routt professor literature, Grinnell (Iowa) College, since 1989. Visiting Professor of English U. Kentucky, 1971-1972.

Works

Membership

Member Phi Beta Kappa. M C.

Connections

Married Nancy Jane Duke, June 8, 1952. Children: Alan, John, Peter, Emily.

father:
Donald P. Kissane

mother:
Leedice Irene (McAnelly) Kissane

spouse:
Nancy Jane Duke

children:
Peter Kissane

Alan Kissane

John Kissane

Emily Kissane