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writer , English literature educator

Sylvia Griffith Wheeler, American English literature educator, writer.

Background

Wheeler, Sylvia Griffith was born on May 30, 1930 in Topeka.

Education

Master of Arts in English, University Missouri, 1971.

Career

Associate professor English University South Dakota, Vermillion, since 1977. Visiting creative writing instructor Suncoast Writer's Conference, Longboat Keys Writer's Conference, Mark Twain Creative Writer's Conference. Writer-in-the-schools for Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, South Dakota Arts Councils.

South Dakota humanities speaker. Independent workshop director.

Connections

Daughter of James Alonzo and MaryAnne (Ellsworth) Griffith. Divorced; children: Alicia Wheeler d'Autremont, James A. III, Thomas G.

father:
James Alonzo Griffith

mother:
MaryAnne (Ellsworth) Griffith

children:
Alicia Wheeler d'Autremont Wheeler

James A. III Wheeler

Thomas G. Wheeler