Brown, Edward J. (Edward James), 1909-1991

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Pioneer in the academic study of Russian literature in the United States. Brown taught at Brown University from 1947 to 1965, then at Indiana University in the late 1960s when he was also president of the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and Eastern European Languages and of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies. He joined the Stanford faculty in 1970; he retired in 1975 but continued to teach. He died in 1991.

From the description of Papers, 1946-1991. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 462019801

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referencedIn Ames, Edwin Gardner, 1856-1935. Edwin Gardner Ames papers, 1856-1931 (bulk 1887-1927). University of Washington. Libraries
creatorOf Brown, Edward James, 1909-1991. Papers, 1946-1991. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Edwin Gardner Ames papers, 1856-1931 University of Washington Libraries Special Collections
referencedIn Ames, Edwin Gardner, 1856-1935. Papers, 1887-1931. ND Univ of Washington Libraries (OCLC Worldshare ILL Beta)
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associatedWith American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies. corporateBody
associatedWith Ames, Edwin Gardner, 1856-1935. person
associatedWith Arndt, Walter W., 1916- person
associatedWith Berliner, Joseph S. person
associatedWith Brown, Deming, 1919-1999. person
associatedWith Brown University corporateBody
associatedWith Chukovskii, Kornei, 1882-1969. person
associatedWith Dovlatov, Sergei. person
associatedWith Dunham, Vera Sandomirsky, 1912- person
associatedWith Edgerton, William Benbow, 1914- person
associatedWith Fanger, Donald. person
associatedWith Garrard, John Gordon. person
associatedWith Gibian, George. person
associatedWith Ginzburg, Lidii︠a︡, 1902-1990. person
associatedWith Jakobson, Roman, 1896- person
associatedWith Kharon, IA (IAkov), 1914- person
associatedWith Mayakovsky, Vladimir, 1893-1930. person
associatedWith McLean, Hugh, 1925- person
associatedWith Olcott, Anthony Charles. person
associatedWith Proffer, Carl R. person
associatedWith Stanford University corporateBody
associatedWith Treadgold, Donald W., 1922- person
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Russian literature 20th century History and criticism
Slavic literature


Birth 1909-07-12

Death 1991-01-09





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