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English educator

William Thomas Liston was American English educator. Corporal United States Army, 1951-1953. Member Shakespeare Association American, International Shakespeare Association, American Theatre Critics, American Association of University Professors.

Background

Liston, William Thomas was born on October 7, 1930 in Mount Kisco, New York, United States. Son of Edmond and Mary Liston.

Education

Bachelor, State University of New York, Albany, 1957;Master of Arts, University of Illinois, 1960;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Illinois, 1966.

Career

English teacher Kendall (New York ) High School, 1957-1958. Graduate assistant University Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, 1958-1965. From assistant professor to professor Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, 1965—2005, professor emeritus, since 2005.

Exchange professor Yeungnam University, Gyongsan, Korea, 1984, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, 1987-1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Francis Quarles' Divine Fancies, 1992.

Membership

Corporal United States Army, 1951-1953. Member Shakespeare Association American, International Shakespeare Association, American Theatre Critics, American Association of University Professors.

Connections

Married Phyllis Hurd, June 25, 1958 (divorced 1990). Children: Ellen, Heather, Rebecca, Edmund, Zoe.

father:
Edmond Liston

mother:
Mary Liston

spouse:
Phyllis Hurd

children:
Ellen Liston

Heather Liston

Rebecca Liston

Edmund Liston

Zoe Liston