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Wilfred Mark McClay

writer , history educator

Wilfred Mark McClay, American history educator, writer. Member executive board Crescent City Youth for Christ, New Orleans, since 1995. Member American History Association, Organization American Historians, Social Science History Association, History Society.

Background

McClay, Wilfred Mark was born on December 7, 1951 in Champaign, Illinois, United States. Son of Clarence Harvey and Mary Rosalie (Bear) McClay.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, St. John's College, 1974. Master of Arts, John's Hopkins University, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, John's Hopkins University, 1987.

Career

Legislation aide Maryland General Assembly, Annapolis, 1974-1975. Teacher St. Mary's High School, 1975-1976. Editor United States Naval Institute, 1976-1978.

Director publications Folger Shakespeare Library., Washington, 1978-1980. Visiting instructor history Towson (Maryland) State University, 1985-1986. Assistant professor history University Dallas, Irving, Texas, 1986-1987, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1987-1993, associate professor history, since 1993.

Royden B. Davis chair in interdisciplinary studies Georgetown University, Washington, since 1998.

Membership

Member executive board Crescent City Youth for Christ, New Orleans, since 1995. Member American History Association, Organization American Historians, Social Science History Association, History Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music.

Connections

Married Julie Louise Holt, July 8, 1983. Children: Mark, Barbara.

father:
Clarence Harvey McClay

mother:
Mary Rosalie (Bear) McClay

spouse:
Julie Louise Holt

children:
Mark McClay

Barbara McClay