Gaston, Edwin Willmer, Jr.

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GASTON, Edwin Willmer, Jr.

GASTON, Edwin Willmer, Jr. American, b. 1925. Genres: Literary criticism and history, Biography. Career: Professor Emeritus of English, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas, 1986 (Professor of English, 1950-86; Graduate Dean, 1976-81; Vice President for Academic Affairs, 1981-86). Fulbright Lecturer in American Literature, University of Helsinki, 1964-65. President, Alpha Chi national Scholarship Society, 1967-79. Chairman, Editorial Board, Southwestern American Literature Journal, 1972-73. Publications: The Early Novel of the Southwest, 1961; A Manual of Style, 1961; Conrad Richter, 1965, 1989; Eugene Manlove Rhodes, 1967; Southwestern American Literature: A Bibliography, 1980. Address: 709 Bostwick, Nacogdoches, TX 75965-2416, U.S.A.