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Stephen Ray Yarbrough

rhetoric educator

Stephen Ray Yarbrough, American rhetoric educator. National Endowment of the Humanities interdisciplinary fellow, 1975, fellow School for Criticism and Theory, Northwestern University, 1982, Dartmouth College, 1992, Everett Lee Hunt award for scholarship, 1994.

Background

Yarbrough, Stephen Ray was born on June 16, 1950 in Longview, Texas, United States. Son of D. Ray and Ann (Muirhead) Yarbrough.

Education

Bachelor, Sam Houston State University, 1972. Master of Arts, Pennsylvania State University, State College, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Pennsylvania State University, State College, 1982.

Career

Assistant professor Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, 1982-1988, associate professor, 1988-1989. Fulbright professor Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece, 1990. Associate professor Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York, 1989-1993.

Associate professor rhetoric University North Carolina, Greensboro, since 1993.

Works

book Deliberate Criticism: Toward a Postmodern Humanism book Delightful Conviction: Jonathan Edwards and the Rhetoric of Conversion (Great American Orators) book [(Delightful Conviction: Jonathan Edwards and the Rhetoric of Conversion)] [Author: Stephen R. Yarbrough] published on (February, 1993) book Irving Babbitt (Twayne's United States Authors Series)

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing, woodworking.

Connections

Married Bonnie Louise Thames, June 7, 1977. 1 child, Anna.

father:
D. Ray Yarbrough

mother:
Ann (Muirhead) Yarbrough

spouse:
Bonnie Louise Thames

child:
Anna Yarbrough