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John Malcolm Brinnin

teacher , author

John BRINNIN, American teacher and author. Award 1968; Medal for Distinction in Literature (Michigan University; Medal of Poetry Society. National Institute of Arts and Letters, Award 1968.

Background

Brinnin, John Malcolm was born on September 13, 1916 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Son of John Thomas and Frances (Malcolm) Brinnin.

Education

Bachelor, University Michigan, 1941. Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1942.

Career

Teacher and author; Director, The. Professor, of English, University of Connecticut 1951-1962. Emeritus Professor, of English, Boston University.

Works

Membership

Member American Academy Institute Arts and Letters.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Venice, archaeology.

Connections

father:
John Thomas Brinnin

mother:
Frances (Malcolm) Brinnin