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French educator

Jean Blacker, French educator. Certified California Community College student personnel worker, French and Italian teacher.

Background

Blacker, Jean was born on February 11, 1952 in Sacramento, California, United States. Daughter of Nathan and Toby (Freeman) Blacker.

Education

Bachelor in French, University of California at Los Angeles, 1973;Master of Arts in Comparative Literature, University of California, Berkeley, 1976;Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1984.

Career

Lecturer comparative studies in humanities, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1982-1984;lecturer in French, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1984-1985;adjunct assistant professor French, Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio., 1985-1987;visiting assistant professor French, Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio., 1987-1990;assistant professor, Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio., 1990-1993;associate professor, Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio., since 1993.

Achievements

  • Certified California Community College student personnel worker, French and Italian teacher.

Works

Membership

Member International Arthurian Society (James Randall Leader prize North America branch 1997), International Courtly Literature Society (bibliographer since 1986), Anglo-NormanText Society, Medieval Academy American, Modern Language Association (Executive Committee Arthurian discussion group 1994-1998), American Association Teachers French. F C.

Connections

Married Randall Dewey Knight, September 14, 1975 (divorced 1986). Married John Harvey Finefrock, August 20, 1987. 1 child, Edwina Esther.

father:
Nathan Blacker

mother:
Toby (Freeman) Blacker

spouses:
Randall Dewey Knight

John Harvey Finefrock

child:
Edwina Esther Blacker