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English educator

Jan Gorak, British English educator. Recipient Thomas Pringle award English Academy Southern Africa, 1986.

Background

Gorak, Jan was born on October 12, 1952 in Blackburn, Lancashire, England. Son of Jozef and Mary (Niland) Gorak.

Education

Bachelor, University Warwick, England, 1975. Postgraduate, University Leeds, England, 1977. Master of Arts, University Southern California, 1981.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, 1983.

Career

Lecturer University Witwatersrand, Republic of South Africa, 1984-1987, senior lecturer Republic of South Africa, 1988. Associate professor University Denver, since 1988.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Film, cricket.

Connections

Married Irene Elizabeth Mannion, 1984.

father:
Jozef Gorak

mother:
Mary (Niland) Gorak

spouse:
Irene Elizabeth Mannion