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English language educator

Susan Hardy Aiken, American English language educator. Member Modern Language Association (advising committee publications 1985-1989), National Women's Studies Association, Society.for the Advancement of Scandinavian Studies, Browning Institute.

Background

Aiken, Susan Hardy was born on November 4, 1943 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Sutton Labon and Mae (Eppinger) Hardy.

Education

Bachelor, Furman University, 1964. Master of Arts, Duke University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Duke University, 1971.

Career

Instructor English University Georgia, Athens, 1966-1969. Assistant professor State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1971-1972, Suffolk College, Selden, New York, 1972-1973, University Arizona, Tucson, 1973-1977, associate professor, 1977-1990, professor, since 1990, acting head department French and Italian, 1992-1993, University Distinguished professor, since 1998, director graduate studies in literature, 2000—2004, acting head department English, since 2005. Consultant University Arizona Press, since 1984, University Arizona Women's Studies Program, since 1981, Arizona Humanities Council, 1978-1983, Ford Foundation Western States Curriculum Project, 1984, Hobart and William Smith College, 1988, American University, 1988, Rice University, 1995, 97, University Press of Florida, City College of New York, 1998, 1999, 2005.

Member advisory committee Southwest Institute for Research on Women, since 1980. Referee John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 1985, 86, 87, 88, 90, 91, 92, 96, Newberry Library. Research Center, 1989, American Council of Learned Societies, 1989, 2005, National Endowment of the Humanities, 1988, 89, 90, 91, 92, 96, 2000, others.

Judge Margaret Church award Modern Fiction Studies, 1995-1996.

Works

Membership

Member Modern Language Association (advising committee publications 1985-1989), National Women's Studies Association, Society.for the Advancement of Scandinavian Studies, Browning Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, camping, historical preservation, architecture, gardening.

Connections

Married Christopher Franklin Carroll, January 1, 1978. Children: James Buchanan Aiken, Alden Hardy Carroll.

father:
Sutton Labon Hardy

mother:
Mae (Eppinger) Hardy

spouse:
Christopher Franklin Carroll

child:
James Buchanan Aiken

child:
Alden Hardy Carroll Aiken