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Matthew Joseph Bruccoli, American language educator, writer. Recipient Thomas Cooper medal, 1999; fellow, Guggenheim Foundation, 1973. Member of South Carolina Academy Authors, Palmetto Club, Yale Club.

Background

Bruccoli, Matthew Joseph was born on August 21, 1931 in New York City. Son of Joseph M. and Mary (Gervasi) Bruccoli.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1953;Master of Arts, University Virginia, 1956;Doctor of Philosophy, University Virginia, 1961.

Career

Professor English Ohio State University, Columbus, 1961—1969, University South Carolina, Columbia, 1969—2005, Emily Brown Jefferies professor English, 1976—2005. Curator modern American literature Thomas Cooper Library., 1995—2008. Director Center for Editions of America Authors, 1969-1976.

President Bruccoli Clark Layman, Publications, 1976-2008, Manly Inc., 1981-2008.

Works

Membership

Member of South Carolina Academy Authors, Palmetto Club, Yale Club.

Connections

Married Arlyn Shuey Firkins, October 5, 1957. Children: Mary Firkins, Joseph Matthew, Josephine Arlyn, Arlyn Barbara.

father:
Joseph M. Bruccoli

mother:
Mary (Gervasi) Bruccoli

spouse:
Arlyn Shuey Firkins

children:
Mary Firkins Bruccoli

Joseph Matthew Bruccoli

Josephine Arlyn Bruccoli

Arlyn Barbara Bruccoli