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English educator

Mary Rose Shaughnessy, American English educator. Fulbright professor Nanjing (People's Republic China) University, 1985-1986. Board directors Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, 1987-1993. Member Modern Language Association, George Eliot Fellowship, University Chicago Alumni Association, Jackson Park Yacht Club (board directors 1988-1989).

Background

Shaughnessy, Mary Rose was born on April 28, 1931 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Joseph Bernard and Frances (Shepherd) Shaughnessy.

Education

Bachelor, St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1952. Master of Arts, University Notre Dame, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1973.

Career

Professor of English,, Chicago State University, since 1968.

Membership

Board of directors Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, 1987-1993. Member Modern Language Association, George Eliot Fellowship, University of Chicago Alumni Association, Jackson Park Yacht Club (board directors 1988-1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: architecture and interior design, sailing, Chinese studies, painting, traveling.

Connections

father:
Joseph Bernard Shaughnessy

mother:
Frances (Shepherd) Shaughnessy