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Thomas Evans Gage, American English language educator, author. Recipient Redwood Writing project Bay Area Writing Project University California, Berkeley, 1976-1989; named senior lecturer American Studies, Fulbright Scholars, Aleppo, Syria, 1982-1983.


Gage, Thomas Evans was born on July 16, 1937 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of William Richard and Alice Frances (Farmer) Gage.


Bachelor, University California, Berkeley, 1961. Master of Arts, University California, Berkeley, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1973.


Teacher of English Fremont High School, Oakland, California, 1961-1966. Chairman English department Concord (California) High School, 1966-1969. Consultant in English Mount Diablo Unified School District, Concord, California, 1969-1976.

Dean Scholastic International Scholastic Publications, Italy, France, England, Germany, 1973-1975. Professor in English Humboldt State University, Arcata, California, since 1976. Director Redwood Writing Project, Humboldt State University, 1977-1986, Hooper Research and Writing Projects, 1981-1991.

Mythology lecturer Aegean School Classic Studies, Nousso, Paros, Greece, 1985-1987. Lecturer Shandong Institute Mining and Technology, People's Republican China, 1992. Faulkner lecturer graduate school Guangxi University, Nounig, People's Republican China, 1992, resident lecturer China, Travel and Learn, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1993.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (books) America Reads Series, 1969-1973, Mind, Myth and Movement, 1973. Contributor articles to Encyclopedia of English Language Studies, 1996.


Member delegate Humboldt County to Guensxi, China, Humboldt County Board Supervisors, 1991. Member National Council Teachers of English, ( board directors, chairman task force on English standards California N. Coast, 1992-1995), California Association Teachers of English (vice president, award of excellence 1991), Central California Council Teachers of English (president 1976-1989).


Married Janet Lee Streets, June 18, 1961 (divorced June, 1986). Children: Ondine, Shelley, Tyche. Married Anita Lyons, August 4, 1986.

William Richard Gage

Alice Frances (Farmer) Gage

Janet Lee Streets

Anita Lyons

Ondine Gage

Shelley Gage

Tyche Gage