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English language educator

Lawrence Jon Clipper, American English language educator. Lieutenant junior grade United States Navy, 1953-1956, Korea. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Clipper, Lawrence Jon was born on December 13, 1930 in Clairton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Eli and Rose Marie (Terbovich) Clipper.

Education

AB cum laude, Brown University, 1953. Master of Arts, George Washington University, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1963.

Career

Assistant professor, Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 1961-1963;assistant professor, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, 1964-1967;from assistant to full professor, Indiana U., South Bend, 1967-1994;professor emeritus, Indiana U., South Bend, since 1994.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: G.K. Chesterton, 1979. Co-author: Companion to Under the Volcano, 1983. Editor: G.K. Chesterton's London Illustrated News Columns, since 1985.

Membership

Lieutenant junior grade United States Navy, 1953-1956, Korea. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Patricia Anne Bratton, January 30, 1956. Children: Melanie Rose, Stephanie Evelyn.

father:
Eli Clipper

mother:
Rose Marie (Terbovich) Clipper

spouse:
Patricia Anne Bratton

children:
Melanie Rose Clipper

Stephanie Evelyn Clipper