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English language educator

Neil Richard Fraistat, American English language educator. Recipient Fredson Bowers Memorial prize for best essay on textual scholarship Society for Textual Scholarship, 1994, Distinguished Scholar award, Keats-Shelley Association, 2001; fellow for university teachers National Endowment of the Humanities, 1990, American Council Learned Societies fellow, 1982, Huntington Library. fellow, 1981.

Background

Fraistat, Neil Richard was born on April 19, 1952 in Bronx, New York, United States. Son of Louis and Shirley (Putterman) Fraistat.

Education

Bachelor, University Connecticut, 1974. Master of Arts, University Pennsylvania, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pennsylvania, 1979.

Career

From assistant professor to associate Professor of English, U. Maryland., College Park, 1979-1991;Professor of English, U. Maryland., College Park, since 1991.

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Connections

Married Rose Ann Cleveland, July 28, 1979. Children: Shawn Cleveland, Ann Cleveland.

father:
Louis Fraistat

mother:
Shirley (Putterman) Fraistat

spouse:
Rose Ann Cleveland

children:
Shawn Cleveland Fraistat

Ann Cleveland Fraistat