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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Gustaaf Van Cromphout  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Born: 1938 in Belgium

Died: September 1, 2005 in Rockford, Illinois

-- Gustaf Van Cromphout on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

*Lived in DeKalb, Illinois*37-year veteran English professor at Northern Illinois University

Biographical and Professional Information

* In 1979, he was awarded the Northern Illinois University's Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award. He also mentored many graduate students, once learning Portuguese to serve on the dissertation committee of a student who was working on a Portuguese translation of Richard Wright's ''Native Son''.To read the complete article, please visit [ NIU mourns death of Gustaaf Van Cromphout, written by Tom Parisi]

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability: Deceased

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Emerson's ethics /
ISBN: 0826212158. OCLC Number: 56476653

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Emerson's modernity and the example of Goethe /
ISBN: 0826207340. OCLC Number: 20635113

University of Missouri Press,. .