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Gordon S. Haight

Born: Feb 6, 1901

Death: Dec 28, 1985

Birthplace: Muskegon

Profession: Writer

Nationality: United States

Gordon S. Haight

Date of Birth : Feb 6, 1901
Date of Death : Dec 28, 1985
Birth Place : Muskegon

Gordon Sherman Haight was an American professor of English at Yale University from 1950 to 1968. He was the author of George Eliot: A Biography; editor of The George Eliot Letters. "[Haight] was completely absorbed in the life and work of George Eliot and had the distinction, before he died, of being asked to speak at the dedication of her memorial in Westminster Abbey, an extraordinary recognition for an American, as I am sure you are aware!"

Profession


  • Writer
  • Author

Also known as


  • Gordon Sherman Haight
  • Gordon Haight

Awards Won


  • Guggenheim Fellowship for Humanities, US & Canada
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