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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 U., College Station, 1982-1988;associate professor, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical U., College Station, 1988-1989;Fulbright professor, Aristotle U., Thessaloniki, Greece, 1990;associate professor, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York, 1989-1993;associate professor rhetoric, U. North Carolina, Greensboro, since 1993.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: 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