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English language educator

Stephen Merriam Foley, American English language educator. Member Modern Language Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Foley, Stephen Merriam was born on November 1, 1952 in New York City. Son of John Donald and Virginia Reid (Merriam) Foley.

Education

AB, Brown University, 1974. Master of Arts, Yale University, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1979.

Career

Research editor Yale edition The Works of Thomas More, Yale University, New Haven, 1979—1982. Lecturer Yale College, 1979—1982. Assistant professor English, Brown University, Providence, 1982—1989, associate professor, since 1989, chair department English, 1996—1999.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Mary Jo Risher, July 20, 1974. Children: Nicholas Merriam, Benjamin Glover.

father:
John Donald Foley

mother:
Virginia Reid (Merriam) Foley

spouse:
Mary Jo Risher

children:
Benjamin Glover Foley

Nicholas Merriam Foley