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English language educator

Maverick Marvin Harris, American English language educator. Member National Council Teachers English, E. Texas Council Teachers English, Texas Council Teachers English (executive secretary 1982-1988), American Studies Association Texas (vice president 1989-1990, president 1990-1991), Conference College Teachers of English (executive secretary 1995), Global Awarness Society International (director 1994), Sigma Tau Delta, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Harris, Maverick Marvin was born on December 28, 1931 in Eagle Pass, Texas, United States. Son of Ross Enoch and Willie Bea (Woodward) Harris.

Education

Bachelor, Baylor University, 1952, Master of Arts, 1963. Bachelor's Degree, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1957. Master of Arts, University Texas, 1969, Doctor of Philosophy, 1972.

Certified teacher, Texas Language arts teacher Geneva Public Schools, Ohio, 1956-1957, Smiley Indiana School District, Texas, 1957-1958, Temple Indiana School District, Texas, 1958-1965;Professor of English, E. Texas Baptist U., Marshall, 1965-1967, 69, department chairman, 1972.

Career

Language arts teacher Geneva Public Schools, Ohio, 1956—1957, Smiley Indiana School District, Texas, 1957—1958, Temple Indiana School District, 1958—1965. Professor English E. Texas Baptist University, Marshall, 1965—1967, since 1969, department chairman, since 1972. Editor Journal American Studies Association, Texas, 1978—1988, book review editor, Texas, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher Texas.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Pastor Belfalls Baptist Church, Temple, Texas, 1959—1962, Academy Baptist Church, 1962—1965. Member of Global Awarness Society International (director since 1994), Conference College Teachers English (executive secretary since 1995), American Studies Association Texas (vice president 1989-1990, president 1990-1991), Texas Council Teachers English (executive secretary 1982-1988), E. Texas Council Teachers English, National Council Teachers English, Phi Delta Kappa, Sigma Tau Delta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, fishing, travel.

Connections

Married Sandra Elaine Dickson, December 28, 1956. Children: Angela Beth Harris Robberts, Mark Steven, Cynthia DeAnne Harris Leopard.

father:
Ross Enoch Harris

mother:
Willie Bea (Woodward) Harris

spouse:
Sandra Elaine Dickson

children:
Mark Steven Harris

Cynthia DeAnne Harris Leopard Harris

Angela Beth Harris Robberts Harris