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English educator

Michael Leddy, American english educator. Recipient Gertrude Stein award, Sun & Moon Press, 1995. Recording secretary Friends Charleston Library., 2004—2007; volunteer Obama American, 2008; literacy tutor Project Partners Adult Literacy, Mattoon, Illinois, 1987—1995; Member of Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Leddy, Michael was born on September 2, 1956 in Brooklyn. Son of James and Louise Leddy.

Education

Bachelor, Fordham University, Bronx, New York, 1978. Master of Arts, Fordham University, Bronx, New York, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, 1985.

Career

Professor, department English Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, since 1985. Associate editor, Studies Novel University North Texas, Denton, since 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Recording secretary Friends Charleston Library., 2004—2007. Volunteer Obama American, 2008. Literacy tutor Project Partners Adult Literacy, Mattoon, Illinois, 1987—1995.

Member of Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Elaine Fine, September 30, 1984. Children: Rachel, Benjamin.

father:
James Leddy

mother:
Louise Leddy

spouse:
Elaine Fine

children:
Rachel Leddy

Benjamin Leddy