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General Information

Name:  Gustaf Van Cromphout  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Born: 1938 in Belgium

Died: September 1, 2005 in Rockford, Illinois


-- Gustaf Van Cromphout on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=gustaf+van+cromphout


Illinois Connection

*Lived in DeKalb, Illinois*37-year veteran English professor at Northern Illinois University

Biographical and Professional Information

* In 1979, he was awarded the Northern Illinois University's Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award. He also mentored many graduate students, once learning Portuguese to serve on the dissertation committee of a student who was working on a Portuguese translation of Richard Wright's ''Native Son''.To read the complete article, please visit [http://www.niu.edu/northerntoday/2005/sept12/vancromphout.shtml NIU mourns death of Gustaaf Van Cromphout, written by Tom Parisi]


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