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MARJORIE RUTH THORPE

Tobago diplomatist

Marjorie THORPE - Trinidad & Tobago diplomatist.

Background

THORPE, MARJORIE RUTH was born on July 8, 1941 in Trinidad & Tobago.

Education

McGill University, Canada, 1960-1965, Bachelor of Arts (Honours) English, Master of Arts English. Queen’s University, Canada, 1969-1971, 1974-1975, Doctor of Philosophy English Literature. Spoken languages: English.

Career

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Trinidad & Tobago, New York, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago since 1988. University Dean, Fey of Arts & General Studies, University of the West Indies, 1987-1988. Campus Dean, University of the West Indies, St Augustine Campus, Trinidad, 1987-1988.

Coord, Women & Development Studies, 1986-1987, 1982-1985, Head of Department of English, 1982-1985, 1979-1981, Vice Dean/Deputy Campus Dean, 1983-1985, Senior Lecturer, Department of English, University of the West Indies, 1982.

Membership

Member: Caribbean Association for Feminist Research & Action.

  • Member: Caribbean Association for Feminist Research & Action.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Women's studies; social and cultural dimensions of development. Theatre; music.