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English educator

James Franklin Knapp, American English educator. Member Modern Language Association.

Background

Knapp, James Franklin was born on October 10, 1940 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of James F. and Maybelle Harriet (Totten) Knapp.

Education

Bachelor, Drew University, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University Connecticut, 1966.

Career

Assistant Professor of English, U. Pittsburgh, 1966-1971; associate Professor of English, U. Pittsburgh, 1971-1988; Professor of English, U. Pittsburgh, since 1989. Visiting professor U. Augsburg, Germany, 1987, 94.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association.

Connections

Married Peggy A. Burhman, August 5, 1967. 1 child, James Andrew.

father:
James F. Knapp

mother:
Maybelle Harriet (Totten) Knapp

spouse:
Peggy A. Burhman

child:
James Andrew Knapp