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Judith Carol Slater

English language educator

Judith Carol Slater, American English language educator. Recipient individual artist fellowship Nebraska Arts Council, Omaha, 1991, Transatlantic Review award for Fiction, Henfield Foundation, New York City, 1984, scholarship in fiction Bread Loaf Writers Conference, Middlebury, Vermont, 1985, 86. Member Modern Language Association, Associated Writing Program.

Background

Slater, Judith Carol was born on June 15, 1951 in Klamath Falls, Oregon, United States. Daughter of Lawrence Erwin and Phyllis Elaine (White) Slater.

Education

Bachelor, University Oregon, 1973. Master of Arts, San Francisco State University, 1985. Master of Fine Arts, University Massachusetts, 1987.

Career

Public information writer Southern Oregon State College, Ashland, 1975-1977. Teaching assistant, English department University Massachusetts, Amherst, 1985-1987. Assistant professor, English department University Nebraska, Lincoln, since 1987.

Reader Prairie Schooner Literary Magazine, University Nebraska, since 1987.

Works

  • Author short fiction in literary and commercial magazines, since 1980.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Associated Writing Program.

Connections

Married Gerald David Shapiro, October 5, 1985.

father:
Lawrence Erwin Slater

mother:
Phyllis Elaine (White) Slater

spouse:
Gerald David Shapiro