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English language educator

Mark Warren Halperin, American English language educator. Recipient Glasscock Poetry award Mount Holyoke College, 1960; Fulbright lectureship United States Information Service, Soviet Union, 1991.

Background

Halperin, Mark Warren was born on February 19, 1940 in New York City. Son of George Waldo and Minna (Scherzer) Halperin.

Education

Bachelor, Bard College, 1960. Master of Fine Arts in Poetry, University Iowa, 1966.

Career

Junior physicist, Machlet laboratories, Inc., Stamford, Connecticut, 1960-1962; electron microscope technical, Rockefeller Institute, New York City, 1963-1964; instructor English, Control Washington U., Ellensburg, since 1966; Professor of English, Control Washington U., Ellensburg, since 1990. Visiting Professor of English U. Arizona, 1976-1977. Exchange Professor of English Schimane U., Matsue, Japan, 1986-1987.

Lecturer English Estonian Institute Human Science, 1990, Moscow State Linguistic U., Russia, 1991.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fly fishing, banjo playing, gardening.

Connections

Married Barbara Scott, July 15, 1966. 1 child, Noah Corey.

father:
George Waldo Halperin

mother:
Minna (Scherzer) Halperin

spouse:
Barbara Scott

child:
Noah Corey Halperin