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Foreign language educator

Mark Kevin Jensen, American Foreign language educator. President Cercle Français de Tacoma, 1993-1995; co-founder, vice president Anna Comstock Dinner Club and Literary Union, since 1993. Member Modern Language Association, American Association of University Professors, American Association Teachers French, Association International des Etudes Françaises, Association des Amis D'Alfred de Vigny, Washington Association Fng.Lang. Teachers.

Background

Jensen, Mark Kevin was born on August 13, 1951 in Bethesda, Maryland, United States. Son of Harold Boyd and Annabelle Bertha Jensen.

Education

Bachelor, Princeton University, 1974;Master of Arts, University of California, Berkeley, 1983;Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1989.

Career

Associate professor French, Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, since 1989, chair department language and literature, 2001—2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: The Traveler in the Life and Works of George Sand, 1994, Mélanges sur l'oeuvre de Paul Bénichou, 1995, Mélodrames et romans noirs, 1750-1890, 2000. Translator: Émile Zola's J'Accuse, 1992, Paul Bénichou's The Consecration of the Writer, 1999. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

President Cercle Français de Tacoma, 1993-1995, 2002-2003. Co-founder United for Peace of Pierce County. Co-founder, vice president Anna Comstock Dinner Club and Literary Union, since 1993.

Member Modern Language Association, American Association of University Professors, American Association Teachers French, Association des Amis D'Alfred de Vigny, Washington Association Fng. Language Teachers, People for Peace, Justice, and Healing.

Connections

Married Agnès Guichard, December 20, 1976. 1 child, Gregory.

father:
Harold Boyd Jensen

mother:
Annabelle Bertha (Johnson) Jensen

spouse:
Agnès Guichard

child:
Gregory Jensen