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English literature educator

Ruth Sarah Hoberman, American English literature educator. Chair Women's Studies Council, Eastern Illinois Council, 1988-1989. Member Modern Language Association, Society for Study of Narrative Literature, Midwest Modern Language Association, League of Women Voters (board directors Coles County chapter since 1995).

Background

Hoberman, Ruth Sarah was born on August 30, 1951 in New Haven, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of Henry Don H. and Miriam (Schine) Elkin.

Education

Bachelor, Oberlin College, 1973. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1984.

Career

Professor English Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, since 1984.

Membership

Chair Women's Studies Council, Eastern Illinois Council, 1988-1989. Member Modern Language Association, Society for Study of Narrative Literature, Midwest Modern Language Association, League of Women Voters (board directors Coles County chapter since 1995).

Connections

Married Richard Sylvia, February 25, 1986. 1 child, Madeline.

father:
Henry Don H. Elkin

mother:
Miriam (Schine) Elkin

spouse:
Richard Sylvia

child:
Madeline Hoberman