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Richard Thomas Sullivan

educator , author.

Richard Thomas Sullivan, American educator, author. Recipient Lay Faculty award University Notre Dame, 1946. member of faculty U. Notre Dame, 1936-1976, Professor of English, 1952-1974, professor emeritus, 1974.

Background

Sullivan, Richard Thomas was born on November 29, 1908 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Thomas A. and Rose (Pitts) Sullivan.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Notre Dame, 1930. Student The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, 1930-1931.

Career

Free-lance writer, 1931-1936. Member of faculty U. Notre Dame, 1936-1976, Professor of English, 1952-1974, professor emeritus, 1974.

Works

  • Author: (novels) Summer After Summer, 1942, The Dark Continent, 1943, The World of Idella May, 1946, First Citizen, 1948, 311 Congress Court, 1953, The Three Kings, 1956. (short stories) The Fresh and Open Sky, 1950. (non-fiction) Notre Dame, 1951.

    Also reviews, plays.

Membership

Member of faculty U. Notre Dame, 1936-1976, Professor of English, 1952-1974, professor emeritus, 1974.

Connections

Married Mabel Constance Priddis, May 2, 1932. Children: Jill Mary (Mistress.

father:
Thomas A. Sullivan

mother:
Rose (Pitts) Sullivan

spouse:
Mabel Constance Priddis

child:
Jill Mary (Mrs Sullivan