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literature and language professor

Lena Cowen Orlin, American literature and language professor. Member of Modern Language Association, International Shakespeare Association (executive committee member 1996), Shakespeare Survey (editorial board member 1997), Shakespeare Studies 1994, North American Conference British Studies, Society Study Early Modern Women, London Record Society, English Association (correspondent).

Education

AB, Oberlin College, Ohio, 1974. Master of Arts, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1985.

Career

Executive director Folger Institute, Washington, 1982—1996, Shakespeare Association American, Washington, since 1996. English professor University Maryland Baltimore County, Catonsville, 1996—2007, Georgetown University, Washington, since 2007.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Locating Privacy in Tudor London, Private Matters and Public Culture in Post-Reformation England. Editor: A Sourcebook for English Studies: The Renaissance, Center or Margin: Revisions of the English Renaissance in Honor of Leeds Barroll, Shakespeare: An Oxford Guide, Material London, ca. 1600, Elizabethan Households.

Membership

Member of Modern Language Association, International Shakespeare Association (executive committee member 1996), Shakespeare Survey (editorial board member 1997), Shakespeare Studies 1994, North American Conference British Studies, Society Study Early Modern Women, London Record Society, English Association (correspondent).

Connections

Married Glenn S. Orlin.

spouse:
Glenn S. Orlin.