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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Emily Stipes Watts  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT

Born: 1936 in Champaign, Illinois

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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.


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Awards

-- Woodrow Wilson fellow, 1958-59 Kappa Alpha Theta