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English language professional

Lawrence Stanley Graver, American English language professional. National Endowment for Humanities fellow, 1980-1981. Served with United States Army, 1954-1956. Member Modern Language Association, American Association of University Professors.

Background

Graver, Lawrence Stanley was born on December 6, 1931 in New York City. Son of Louis and Rose (Pearlstein) Graver.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, City College of New York, 1954;Master of Arts, University of California, Berkeley, 1959;Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1961.

Career

Assistant Professor of English, University of California at Los Angeles, 1961-1964;assistant professor, English, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1964-1967;associate Professor of English, Williams College, 1967-1972;Professor of English, Williams College, since 1972;William R. Kenan, Junior professor, English, Williams College, 1977-1981;John H. Roberts professor, English, Williams College, 1981-1997;Roberts professor emeritus, English, Williams College, since 1997.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1954-1956. Member Modern Language Association, American Association of University Professors.

Connections

Married Suzanne Levy, January 28, 1960. Children: Ruth, Elizabeth.

father:
Louis Graver

mother:
Rose (Pearlstein) Graver

spouse:
Suzanne Levy

children:
Ruth Graver

Elizabeth Graver