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literature and language professor

John R. Holt, American literature and language professor. Member of Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, Conference Christianity and Literature, Association Literature Scholars and Critics, Association Core Texts and Courses.

Background

Holt, John R. was born on January 8, 1943 in Norwood, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Charles E. and Penelope W. Holt.

Education

Bachelor, Bates College, Lewiston, Maine, 1964. Master of Arts, University Kansas, Lawrence, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1980.

Career

Chair, english department Latin School Chicago, 1978—1984. Principal Rutgers Preparatory School, Somerset, New Jersey. Dean Adelphi Academy, Brooklyn, 1986—1989.

Chair, English & foreign lan. department Centenary College, Hackettstown, New Jersey, since 1989.

Membership

Member of Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, Conference Christianity and Literature, Association Literature Scholars and Critics, Association Core Texts and Courses.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Motorcycling, hiking, kayaking, camping.

Connections

Married Nancy B. Gable, June 21, 1980. Married Gracia S. Seekins, June 23, 1964 (divorced). Children: Nathaniel G., Benjamin R. W. Holt., Christopher T., Gudrun W. Holt.

father:
Charles E.

mother:
Penelope W. Holt

spouses:
Nancy B. Gable

Gracia S. Seekins

children:
Nathaniel G. Holt

Benjamin R. W. Holt. Holt

Christopher T. Holt

Gudrun W. Holt