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writer , English educator

Lillian Schlissel, American English educator, writer. Member American Studies Association, Organization American Historians, Western History Association, Western Literature Association.

Background

Schlissel, Lillian was born on February 22, 1930 in New York City. Daughter of Abraham and Mae (Isaacson) Fischer.

Education

Bachelor, Brooklyn College, 1951;Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1957.

Career

From assistant professor to professor English Brooklyn College and Graduate Center, City University of New York, 1957—1998. Director American studies program Brooklyn College, City University of New York, 1974-1997, professor emeritus, since 1998. Guest lecturer American studies University New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1981, 83, 89.

Guest lecturer English University Santa Clara, California, 1971.

Works

Membership

Member American Studies Association, Organization American Historians, Western History Association, Western Literature Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: painting.

Connections

Children: Rebecca Claire, Daniel.

father:
Abraham Fischer

mother:
Mae (Isaacson) Fischer

children:
Rebecca Claire Schlissel

Daniel Schlissel