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Susan Richards Shreve

educator , writer

Susan Richards Shreve, Spanish writer, educator. Recipient Jenny Moore award George Washington University, 1978; John Simon Guggenheim award in fiction, 1980, National Endowment Arts fiction award, 1982. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association/Faulkner Foundation (president), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Shreve, Susan Richards was born on May 2, 1939 in Toledo. Daughter of Robert Kenneth and Helen (Greene) Richards.

Education

Bachelor, University Pennsylvania, 1961. Master of Arts, University Virginia, 1969.

Career

Professor English literature George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, since 1976. Visiting professor Columbia University, New York City, since 1982, Princeton University, 1991-1993.

Works

Membership

Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association/Faulkner Foundation (president), Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married 1st Porter Shreve (divorced. Married 2nd Timothy Seldes in 1987.

mother:
Helen Richards