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Kenneth Lacoy Golden

English language and literature educator

Kenneth Lacoy Golden, American English language and literature educator.

Background

Golden, Kenneth Lacoy was born on January 21, 1951 in Canton, Mississippi, United States. Son of Jesse Lacoy and Ruth (Coleman) Golden.

Education

Associate of Arts, Holmes Junior College, 1971. Bachelor, Mississippi College, 1973. Master of Arts, Mississippi College, 1974.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern Mississippi, 1978.

Career

Instructor, U. Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, 1978-1979;assistant professor, Bethel College, McKenzie, Tennessee, 1979-1981;assistant professor, Memphis State University, 1981-1987;director off-campus English, Memphis State University, 1981-1987;assistant professor, Mountain Empire Community College, Big Stone Gap, Virginia, 1987-1988;associate Professor of English, U. Arkansas, Monticello, since 1988.

Works

  • Editor: Uses of Comparative Mythology: Essays on the Work of Joseph Campbell, 1992. Contributor articles on myth and literature to professional journals.

Connections

Children: Jonathan Lacoy, Benjamin Alan.

father:
Jesse Lacoy Golden

mother:
Ruth (Coleman) Golden

children:
Jonathan Lacoy Golden

Benjamin Alan Golden