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Virginia R. Terris

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Virginia R. Terris, American writer. Member Modern Language Association, Poetry Society of America, Common Cause.

Background

Terris, Virginia R. was born on August 26, 1917 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Edward Sutherland and Edith (Staines) Rinaldy.

Education

Bachelor, New Jersey College for Women, 1938. Master of Arts, Adelphi University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1973.

Career

Library., translator Morristown (New Jersey) National History Park, 1940-1941. Instructor Morris Junior College, Morristown, 1941-1942. Freelance editor, since 1944.

Professor Adelphi University, Garden City, New York, 1964-1983. Workshop teacher, New York, Minnesota, 1971. Lecturer, New York, Sweden, 1971.

Works

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Poetry Society of America, Common Cause.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, traveling.

Connections

Married Albert Terris, February 1942. Children: Susan, Abby, David, Enoch.

father:
Edward Sutherland Rinaldy

mother:
Edith (Staines) Rinaldy

spouse:
Albert Terris

children:
Susan Terris

Abby Terris

David Terris

Enoch Terris