Marvin Thomas Hester
Class of 1959
PBK[Centre];PKP['79--NCSU];PBK [NCSU-2000]; UNC Board of Governor's Award ; National Scholar, PKP, 2002; US Professor of Year, runner-up; CASE grants,1994, 1995, 1996;1997;1998];Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence [highest award in Univ.--NCSU, 1997]; SAADE-SAMLA-- Outstanding Graduate Teacher, 1992; Founder of "John Donne Society", 1984--; Founding Editor, "John Donne Journal", 1982--; President, John Donne Society of America, 1988-89; President, SE Renaissance Society, 1987-8. 21 national, regional, NEH, ACLS, NCSU Research, Provost Grant, ORP Grant, and other grants 1973--2013]. 12 published books on English literary authors [Oxford; Folger Library; Gale Research ; U.Delaware, So.Ill. U.,Dictionary of British Literature [3 vols.] Presses. Trans and Edtion of "Justus Lipsius: Epistolica Institution; "Kinde Pitty and Brave Scorn", Duke U Press; and two forthcoming books from university presses. 54 essays published in literary journals, nationally and internationally; 168 presentations at universities and conferences in US, Europe, and England.
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