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Literature educator

Mark Edwin Francis, American literature educator. Stanford University doctoral fellow, 1989-1993, Foreign Language and Area Studies award fellow, United States Department Education, 1993-1994. Member American Association of Chinese Comparative Literature, Association for Asian Studies, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Francis, Mark Edwin was born on February 22, 1956 in St. Clair, Michigan, United States. Son of Cecil A. and Patricia A. (Kelly) Francis.

Education

Bachelor in China Area Studies, University Washington, 1978. Master of Arts in Comparative Literature, University Washington, 1989. Master of Arts in Chinese, Stanford University, 1991.

Doctor of Philosophy in Chinese, Stanford University, 1996.

Career

Lecturer in comparative literature University Washington, Seattle, 1994-1996. Teaching fellow University Washington Ctr for the Humanities, 1996. Lector in Asian language and literature University Auckland, since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Two Lines: The Stanford Translation Journal, 1994-1996. Contributor poetry to various publications.

Membership

Member American Association of Chinese Comparative Literature, Association for Asian Studies, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Sing-Chen Lydia Chiang, May 13, 1989.

father:
Cecil A. Francis

mother:
Patricia A. (Kelly) Francis

spouse:
Sing-Chen Lydia Chiang