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literature and language professor

Susan Claire Whitfield Abbotson, British literature and language professor. Certified in postgraduate education Bristol University, 1985. Member of Modern Language Association, Society of America Women Writers, Thornton Wilder Society, American Theater & Drama Society, Arthur Miller Society.

Background

Abbotson, Susan Claire Whitfield was born on November 21, 1961 in Liverpool, England. Daughter of Cecil Charles Abbotson and Joan Mary Johnson.

Education

Bachelor with Honours, Loughborough University, England, 1983. Master of Arts Language & Literature, State University of New York, Brockport, New York, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, University Connecticut, Storrs, 1997.

Career

English teacher King Edward VI Boys Grammar School, Birmingham, England, 1985—1990. Assistant professor Rhode Island College, Providence, since 2005, adjunct professor, 1988—2005. President Arthur Miller Society, 2000—2002, webmaster, since 1998.

Performance review editor Arthur Miller Journal, Brooklyn, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Certified in postgraduate education Bristol University, 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (books) Student Companion to Arthur Miller, Understanding Death Of A Salesman, Thematic Guide to Modern Drama, Masterpieces of 20th Century American Drama, Critical Companion to Arthur Miller.

Membership

Member of Modern Language Association, Society of America Women Writers, Thornton Wilder Society, American Theater & Drama Society, Arthur Miller Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Live theater, photography, ukulele, travel, soccer.

Connections

Married David Zane Wasser. Children: Rachel Elizabeth Ida Wasser, Harry Charles Wasser, Brenda Mali Wasser.

father:
Cecil Charles Abbotson

mother:
Joan Mary Johnson

spouse:
David Zane Wasser

child:
Rachel Elizabeth Ida Wasser Abbotson

child:
Harry Charles Wasser Abbotson

child:
Brenda Mali Wasser Abbotson