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English educator

Rosemary Alice Allen, American English educator. Harold Stirling Vanderbilt fellow, 1979, Richard Weaver fellow, 1983. Member American Association of University Women (local president since 1991, state vice president since 1992), Modern Language Association, Shakespeare Association American, Kentucky Philological Association, S. Atlantic Modern Language Association, Kentucky/Tennessee American Studies Association.

Background

Allen, Rosemary Alice was born on June 5, 1956 in Pontiac, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Francis Holt and Alice (Crosby) Allen.

Education

Bachelor, Hillsdale (Michigan) College, 1978. Master of Arts, Vanderbilt University, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University, 1987.

Career

Writer/editor, unites states department Health & Human Superior vena cava syndrome, Washington, 1980;administrative assistant, Shakespeare Association American, Nashville, 1980-1984;assistant professor, Georgetown (Kentucky) College, 1984-1992;associate professor, Georgetown (Kentucky) College, since 1992;acting chair English department, Georgetown (Kentucky) College, 1993-1994;chair English department, Georgetown (Kentucky) College, since 1996. Fulbright advisory Georgetown College, since 1990, newspaper, yearbook advisory, Georgetown College, since 1992, faculty delegate to board of trustees, since 1991.

Membership

Member American Association of University Women (local president since 1991, state vice president since 1992), Modern Language Association, Shakespeare Association American, Kentucky Philological Association, S. Atlantic Modern Language Association, Kentucky/Tennessee American Studies Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: journalism, horticulture, music.

Connections

Married John Todd Coke, July 28, 1984.

father:
Francis Holt Allen

mother:
Alice (Crosby) Allen

spouse:
John Todd Coke