Mapp, Alf Johnson, Jr.
MAPP, Alf Johnson, Jr.
MAPP, Alf Johnson, Jr. American, b. 1925. Genres: Novels, Songs/Lyrics and libretti, History, Intellectual history, Literary criticism and history, Writing/Journalism, Biography. Career: Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, lecturer, instructor, and assistant professor, 1961-73, associate professor, 1973-79, professor, 1979-82, eminent professor, 1982-89, eminent scholar and Louis I. Jaffe Chair, 1990-92, English and history eminent scholar emeritus of creative writing, English and American literature and journalism, 1992-. Member, Editorial Board, Jamestown Foundation, 1967-. Editorial Writer, 1945-46, Associate Ed., 1946-48, and Editorial Chief, 1948-54, Portsmouth Star, Virginia; News Ed., Editorial Writer, and Columnist, Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, 1954-58. Member, Publs. Board, Virginia Independence Bicentennial Commission, 1967-81. 1967-81. Publications: The Virginia Experiment: The Old Dominion's Role in the Making of America, 1957, 3rd ed., 1987; Frock Coats and Epaulets, 1963, 4th ed. 1996; America Creates Its Own Literature, 1967; Just One Man, 1968; The Golden Dragon: Alfred the Great and His Times, 1974, 4th ed. 1990; (co-author) Chesapeake Bay in the American Revolution, 1981; Thomas Jefferson: A Strange Case of Mistaken Identity, 1987, 3rd ed., 1989; (co-author) Portsmouth: A Pictorial History, 1989; (co-author) Constitutionalism: Founding and Future, 1989; (co-author) Constitutionalism and Human Rights, 1991; Thomas Jefferson: Passionate Pilgrim, 1992, 3rd ed., 1993; Bed of Honor (novel), 1996; Three Golden Ages: Discovering Creative Secrets of Renaissance Florence, Elizabethan England, and America's Founding, 1998. Contributor to newspapers. Address: Willow Oaks, 2901 Tanbark Lane, Portsmouth, VA 23703, U.S.A.
"Mapp, Alf Johnson, Jr.." Writers Directory 2005. . Encyclopedia.com. (September 15, 2019). https://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/culture-magazines/mapp-alf-johnson-jr
"Mapp, Alf Johnson, Jr.." Writers Directory 2005. . Retrieved September 15, 2019 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/culture-magazines/mapp-alf-johnson-jr
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.