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Joanne Lewis Sears, American educator, author. Member American Society 18th Century Studies.

Background

Sears, Joanne Lewis was born on August 19, 1930 in Shreveport, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of Alfred Raleigh Lewis and Alice Lorene (Featherstone) Barr.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, Pomona College, 1952; Master of Arts, California State University, Fullerton, 1965; Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Irvine, 1974.

Career

Instructor English, Fullerton College, 1964-1965; Professor of English,, California State University, Fullerton, 1965-1992; emeritus professor, California State University, Fullerton, since 1992. Freelance writer.

Membership

Member American Society 18th Century Studies.

Connections

Married Arthur Whiting Lynn, September 8, 1951 (divorced 1979). Children: Robin Lorene, Steven Andrew, Katherine Margaret. Married Donald Albert Sears, August 18, 1989 (deceased May 1994).

father:
Alfred Raleigh Lewis Barr

mother:
Alice Lorene (Featherstone) Barr

spouses:
Donald Albert Sears

Arthur Whiting Lynn

children:
Robin Lorene Sears

Katherine Margaret Sears

Steven Andrew Sears