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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Emily Stipes Watts  

Pen Name: None


Born: 1936 in Champaign, Illinois


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.


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