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literature and language professor , writer

Nancy Price, American literature and language professor, writer. Recipient National Endowment for the Arts award, 1978, National Endowment for the Arts/Pen Story Competitions, 1983-1985. Member of Aus. Guild.

Background

Price, Nancy was born on March 16, 1925 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States. Daughter of Malcolm Poyer and Mary Day Price.

Education

Bachelor, Cornell College, 1946. Master of Arts, University Northern Iowa, 1964. Grad study, University Iowa, 1964.

Career

Professor English University Northern Iowa, since 1979. Resident Karolyi Foundation, France, 1975, Rockefeller Foundation, Italy, 1982, Tyrone Guthrie Center, Ireland, 1983.

Works

Membership

Member of Aus. Guild.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Book illustration.

Connections

Married Howard John Thompson, May 2, 1945 (divorced 1987). Children: Catherine, John, David.

father:
Malcolm Poyer

mother:
Mary Day Price

spouse:
Howard John Thompson

child:
Catherine Price

child:
John Price

child:
David Price