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English language educator

Robert Leonard McLaughlin, American English language educator. Recipient John Jay Collins, Society of Jesus (Jesuit) award for theater, Fordham University, Bronx, New York, 1979. Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, Society for Study of Narrative Literature, Popular Culture Association, Midwest Modern Language Association, Henry James Society, Sinclair Lewis Society.

Background

McLaughlin, Robert Leonard was born on February 20, 1957 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Leonard Thomas and Rosemary (Needham) McLaughlin.

Education

Bachelor, Fordham University, 1979. Master of Arts, Fordham University, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Fordham University, 1987.

Career

Vice president, George Peabody and Associations, New York City, 1980-1984;editorial assistant, Thought, Fordham University Press., Bronx, New York, 1985-1988;teaching assistant, department English, Fordham University, Bronx, New York, 1986-1987;instructor, Science and Technology Entry Program, Fordham University, Bronx, New York, 1987-1988;assistant professor, Department English, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois, since 1988. Consultant Fordham University Press, Bronx. New York, 1986-1988, Paulist Press, Mahwah, New Jersey, 1987-1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to: Visions of War: World World War II in Popular Literature and Culture, 1992. Editor Review of Contemporary Fiction, since 1993. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, Society for Study of Narrative Literature, Popular Culture Association, Midwest Modern Language Association, Henry James Society, Sinclair Lewis Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: theater, music, tennis.

Connections

Married Sally Ellen Parry, September 26, 1981.

father:
Leonard Thomas McLaughlin

mother:
Rosemary (Needham) McLaughlin

spouse:
Sally Ellen Parry