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English language educator

Thomas Michael Leitch, American English language educator. Prize teaching fellow Yale University, 1975-1976, Morse fellow Yale University, 1981-1982; Fulbright lectureship Hebrew University Jerusalem, 1989-1990. Member Modern Language Association, Literature and Film Association (secretary 1990-1991, president 1991-1993).

Background

Leitch, Thomas Michael was born on June 23, 1951 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of Arthur Joseph Junior and Gloria Ann (Ryerson) Leitch.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Columbia College, 1972;Master of Arts, Yale University, 1973;Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1976.

Career

Assistant Professor of English, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1976-1983;assistant Professor of English, U. Delaware, Newark, 1983-1986;associate professor, U. Delaware, Newark, 1986-1991;professor, U. Delaware, Newark, since 1991. Contributing reviewer Kirkus Revs., New York City, since 1989. Mystery editor, since 1993.

Works

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Literature and Film Association (secretary 1990-1991, president 1991-1993).

Connections

Married Lisa Elliott, October 22, 1977. Children: David Gideon, Judith Evelyn.

father:
Arthur Joseph Leitch Junior

mother:
Gloria Ann (Ryerson) Leitch

spouse:
Lisa Elliott

child:
David Gideon Leitch

child:
Judith Evelyn Leitch