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literature and language professor

Sayre Nelson Greenfield, American literature and language professor. Recipient Distinguished Professional Development award, University Pittsburgh, 2004; Research fellowship, Institute English Studies, University London, 2007-2008. Member of Shakespeare Association America, Jane Austen Society North America, East-Control American Society Eighteenth-Century Studies (president 2005-2006).

Background

Greenfield, Sayre Nelson was born in New York City. Son of Stanley Brian and Thelma Nelson Greenfield.

Education

Bachelor, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1985.

Career

Visiting assistant professor University Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1986—1988, Denison University, Granville, Ohio, 1988—1992. Professor English University Pittsburgh, Greensburg, Pennsylvania, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (literary criticism books) The Ends of Allegory. Editor: Jane Austen in Hollywood.

Membership

Member of Shakespeare Association America, Jane Austen Society North America, East-Control American Society Eighteenth-Century Studies (president 2005-2006).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Birdwatching.

Connections

Married Linda Veronika Troost.

father:
Stanley Brian

mother:
Thelma Nelson Greenfield

spouse:
Linda Veronika Troost.