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English educator

Marcia Landy, American English educator. Grantee American Council Learned Societies, 1987, American Philosophical Society, 1987. Member Modern Language Association, American Association Italian Studies, Society for Cinema Studies.

Background

Landy, Marcia was born on June 24, 1931 in Cleveland. Daughter of Isidore and Goldie (Baratz) Kanevsky.

Education

Bachelor, Ohio University, 1953. Master of Arts, University Rochester, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, University Rochester, 1962.

Career

Assistant professor English University Rochester, New York, 1962-1967. Professor University Pittsburgh, since 1967.

Works

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, American Association Italian Studies, Society for Cinema Studies.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, painting, filmmaking.

Connections

Married Alvin Landy, June 24, 1953 (divorced 1971). Children: Hilary Joyce, Anne Rebecca.

father:
Isidore Kanevsky

mother:
Goldie (Baratz) Kanevsky

spouse:
Alvin Landy

children:
Hilary Joyce Landy

Anne Rebecca Landy