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English educator

Mark Ransom Anderson, American English educator. Recipient Corson-Bishop poetry prize Cornell Univercity, 1978. Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, Association Writing Programs, Poetry Society American, Academy American Poets (prize 1981).

Background

Anderson, Mark Ransom was born on September 3, 1951 in Wichita, Kansas, United States. Son of Berthold Sanden and Opal Marie (Ransom) Anderson.

Education

Bachelor, Cornell Univercity, 1973; Master of Fine Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1977; Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell Univercity, 1983; postgraduate, Cornell Univercity, 1983-1984; Master of Arts, University of Minnesota, 1976.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow, Cornell Univercity, 1983-1984; assistant Professor of English,, Rhode Island College, Providence, 1985-1991; associate professor, Rhode Island College, Providence, since 1991. Visiting assistant professor Emory University, Atlanta, 1984-1985.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, Association Writing Programs, Poetry Society American, Academy American Poets (prize 1981).

Connections

Married Susan Aileen Grimes, July 29, 1984. 1 child, Miles Berthold.

father:
Berthold Sanden Anderson

mother:
Opal Marie (Ransom) Anderson

spouse:
Susan Aileen Grimes

child:
Miles Berthold Anderson