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Katharine Dealy Newman, American author, consultant. Certified secondary and college English educator, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Named Outstanding Board Member Junior League, 1987; Coordinating Council Literary Magazines Editor fellow, 1980.

Background

Newman, Katharine Dealy was born on August 17, 1911 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Creswell Victor and and Harriet Elizabeth (Hetherington) Dealy.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education summa cum laude, Temple University, 1933;Master of Arts in English, University of Pennsylvania, 1937;Doctor of Philosophy in English, University of Pennsylvania, 1961.

Career

Teacher, Philadelphia High Schools, 1933-1946, 49-50;assistant professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1946-1947;assistant professor, Temple University Community College, Philadelphia, 1959;associate professor, Moore College Art, Philadelphia, 1961-1963;teacher, Abington (Pennsylvania) High School, 1963-1967;professor, West Chester (Pennsylvania) State University, 1967-1977. Consultant Institute for Ethnic Studies, West Chester U., 1975-1977. Exchange professor.Cheyney State (Pennsylvania) U., 1971, San Dieguito Adult School, 1993-1994.

Consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Certified secondary and college English educator, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Works

Membership

Member Modern Language Association (emeritus), Society for Study of Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States (founder, officer 1973, editor newsletter 1973-1977, editor MELUS journal. 1977-1981, editor emeritus since 1983, Contribution award 1982), Institute for Ethnic Studies (founder, chairman 1975-1977), Episcopalian Service Alliance (co-founder 1978, board directors 1978-1987, vice president 1982, 86, president 1983-1984, certified appreciation 1987).

Connections

Daughter of Creswell Victor and and Harriet Elizabeth (Hetherington) Dealy. M.Morton Newman, May 11, 1946 (divorced 1968). Children: Deborah Silverstein, Blaze.

father:
Creswell Victor Newman

spouse:
Morton Newman

children:
Deborah Silverstein Newman

Blaze Newman