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English language educator

Mary Caponegro, American English language educator. Rhode Island Council of the Arts fellow, 1987, Rome fellow American Academy/Institute Arts and Letters, since 1991; recipient General Electric award Coordinating Council of Literary Magazines, 1988. Fellow American Academy Institute Arts & Letters (Rome).

Background

Caponegro, Mary was born on November 21, 1956 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Francis and Jane Dorothy (Diefenbach) Caponegro.

Education

Bachelor, Bard College, 1978. Master of Arts, Brown University, 1983.

Career

Instructor in English, Brown U., Providence, 1983-1987;writer-in-residence, Institute American Indian Arts, Santa Fe, 1986;instructor in English, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, 1987-1989;associate Professor of English, Hobart & William Smith Colls., Geneva, New York, since 1989.

Membership

Fellow American Academy Institute Arts & Letters (Rome).

Connections

father:
Francis Caponegro

mother:
Jane Dorothy (Diefenbach) Caponegro