Keane, Robert N. 1933-

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Keane, Robert N. 1933-

PERSONAL: Born June 27, 1933, in New York, NY; son of Louis B. (in business) and Geraldine (in show business; maiden name, Downs) Keane; married Doris Ann Hipp (a teacher), July 9, 1958; children: Martin G. Education: Dartmouth College, A.B., 1955; Columbia University, M.A., 1957, Ph.D., 1965. Politics: Independent. Religion: Roman Catholic. Hobbies and other interests: Travel, photography.

ADDRESSES: Home—76 Vernon Ave., Rockville Centre, NY 11570. E-mail[email protected].

CAREER: Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY, instructor, 1959-65, assistant professor, 1966-72, associate professor, 1972-79, professor, 1979-2001, department chair, 1978-85.

MEMBER: American Association of University Professors, American Association of Retired Persons.


(Editor, with Alice Levine) Rereading Byron: Essays from Hofstra University Byron Bicentennial Conference, Garland Publishing (New York, NY), 1993.

Dante Gabriel Rossetti: The Poet as Craftsman, Peter Lang Publishing (New York, NY), 2002.

(Editor) Oscar Wilde: The Man, His Writings, and His World, AMS Press (New York, NY), 2003.

Babe Ruth: The Sultan of Swat, AMS Press (New York, NY), 2004.

Contributor to periodicals, including Journal of Pre-Raphaelite Studies.

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