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American literature educator

Robert Edward Lowrey, American literature educator. Fellow National Endowment of the Humanities, 1976; research grantee University Center Arkansas, 1990. Regional humanist Arkansas Endowment for Humanities, Little Rock, 1977-1982. Captain United States Army, 1964-1966. Member South Center Modern Language Association, Arkansas Philological Association (publications editor since 1979), Ducks Unlimited (committee Conway 1988-1990).

Background

Lowrey, Robert Edward was born on August 30, 1940 in Jacksonville, Texas, United States. Son of Harrell Eldridge and Mabel Irene (Taylor) Lowrey.

Education

Bachelor, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1962. Master of Arts, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, Louisiana State University, 1974.

Career

Instructor Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1972-1974. Contact representative VA, New Orleans, 1974-1975. Assistant professor American literature University Center Arkansas, Conway, 1975-1978, associate professor, 1978-1983, professor, since 1983, director University Center Arkansas Press, since 1985, assistant director Honors College, 1982-1984.

Adjunct professor United States Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 1978-1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor, designer 12 scholarly books. Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee objective evaluation instrument.

Membership

Regional humanist Arkansas Endowment for Humanities, Little Rock, 1977-1982. Captain United States Army, 1964-1966. Member South Center Modern Language Association, Arkansas Philological Association (publications editor since 1979), Ducks Unlimited (committee Conway 1988-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hunting, fishing, painting.

Connections

Married Rita Ann Alexander, May 15, 1963 (divorced). L child, Shannan Peginne. Married Pamela Ann Wiley, April 28, 1983.

Children: George Bryan, Jeremy Thomas.

father:
Harrell Eldridge Lowrey

mother:
Mabel Irene (Taylor) Lowrey

spouses:
Rita Ann Alexander

Pamela Ann Wiley

children:
George Bryan Lowrey

Jeremy Thomas Lowrey