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Tucker, Robert G. (Robert Garland) Edit

Summary

Agent Type
Person

Dates

  • 1921-1982 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Tucker, Robert G. (Robert Garland)

Notes

  • Biography/Historical Note

    Robert Tucker was a professor in the English department at University of Massachusetts Amherst and an editor of the Massachusetts Review. Although Skellings did not take courses from Tucker, they formed a lifelong friendship with Tucker writing letters and Skellings making phone calls. Tucker was the person who encouraged Skellings to get his doctorate at the University of Iowa.