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Romance languages and literatures educator

Norman Richard Shapiro, Romance languages and literatures educator. Member African Studies Association, American Association Teachers French, Universala Esperanto-Asocio, Esperanto League North America, Judezmo Society, American Literature Translate Association (Distinguished Translation award 1992), American Translators Association, Dramatists Guild, Beast Fable Society (editorial board Bestia), Signet Society of Harvard, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Background

Shapiro, Norman Richard was born on November 1, 1930 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Harry Alexander and Eva (Goldberg) Shapiro.

Education

Bachelor, Harvard University, 1951; Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1952; Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1958; Diplôme de Langue et Lettres Françaises, Université d'Aix-Marseille, 1956; Master of Arts (honorary), Université d'Aix-Marseille, 1972.

Career

Instructor French Amherst College, 1958-1960. Assistant professor romance languages and literature Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 1960-1965, associate professor, 1965-1971, professor, since 1971. Writer-in-residence Adams House, Harvard University, since 2003.

Works

Membership

Member African Studies Association, American Association Teachers French, Universala Esperanto-Asocio, Esperanto League North America, Judezmo Society, American Literature Translate Association (Distinguished Translation award 1992), American Translators Association, Dramatists Guild, Beast Fable Society (editorial board Bestia), Signet Society of Harvard, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Connections

father:
Harry Alexander Shapiro

mother:
Eva (Goldberg) Shapiro