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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Emily Stipes Watts  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: 1936 in Champaign, Illinois

-- Emily Stipes Watts on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Watts was born and raised in Champaign.

Biographical and Professional Information

Emily Stipes Watts is Emeritus Professor of English at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She is a member of the American Institute of Archaeology, Association of Literature Scholars Critics, Authors Guild, Illinois History Society, The Philadelphia Society, Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Kappa Phi. She was a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation fellow 1973 - 1974.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Ernest Hemingway and the Arts
ISBN: 1588749681

Stipes Pub Llc. 2010

The Businessman in American Literature
ISBN: 1587982358

Beard Books. 2004

Traces the image of the businessman in works of major American writers.


Woodrow Wilson fellow, 1958-59 Kappa Alpha Theta

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