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literature and language professor

Sylvia Ann Grider, American English educator ( education, Educated)English educator. Member International Society Folk Narrative Research, American Folklore Society, Children's Literature Association, Western Literature Association, Texas Folklore Society (president 1982), Delta Kappa Gamma, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Grider, Sylvia Ann was born on October 21, 1940 in Pampa, Texas, United States. Daughter of R. C. and Huba Mildred (Holt) Grider.

Education

Bachelor in Latin, University Texas, 1963. Master of Arts in History, University Texas, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Folklore, Indiana University, 1976.

Career

Teacher Texas High School, 1963—1970. Member faculty Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, since 1976, associate professor English, since 1979, assistant dean Graduate College, 1981—1984.

Membership

Member of Texas Folklore Society (president 1982), Western Literature Association, Children's Literature Association, American Folklore Society, International Society Folk Narrative Research, Phi Kappa Phi, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Connections

father:
R. C. Grider

mother:
Huba Mildred (Holt) Grider