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Thomas Long Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. Acc. 2008.84
The Thomas Long Papers document Long's editorship of Harrington Gay Men's Fiction Quarterly. The collection includes published and unpublished manuscripts, volumes of the journals, correspdondence, and syllabi.

Dates

  • 1999-2007

Creator

Language of Materials

English

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Extent

8.00 Linear Feet

Biographical / Historical

Dr. Thomas Long, a professor of English, earned his doctorate from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. With over 20 years in the academia, he taught at Thomas Nelson Community College, Old Dominion University and the College of William and Mary. In addition to his academic appointments, Dr. Long served as editor-in-chief of Harrington Gay Men's Literary Quarterly (formerly Harrington Gay Men's Fiction Quarterly). Currently, he is associate professor-in-residence at University of Connecticut, in the School of Nursing.

Dr. Long writes and publishes works on AIDS, religion, and sexuality. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: .

Administrative History: Thomas Lawrence Long is a Professor of English and a noted writer in the areas of religious studies, gender and sexuality, and health. He earned an M.A. in English from the University of Illinois, Urbana in 1977 and an M.A. in Theology from the Catholic University of America in 1981. From 1980-1988, Long served as a Pastor in the Catholic Diocese of Richmond. In 1997, he completed his PhD in English at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Long taught English at Thomas Nelson Community College from 1989-2008. In 1999-2000, he was a Visiting Lecturer at the College of William and Mary. Dr. Long also served as Editor-in-Chief of the Harrington Gay Men’s Fiction Quarterly (later changed to Harrington Gay Men’s Literary Quarterly) from 2000-2008. In 2008, Dr. Long accepted a position at the University of Connecticut as Associate Professor-in-Residence at the School of Nursing and affiliate in English and in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, where he remains as of 2014.

Administrative History: Thomas Lawrence Long is a Professor of English and a noted writer in the areas of religious studies, gender and sexuality, and health. He earned an M.A. in English from the University of Illinois, Urbana in 1977 and an M.A. in Theology from the Catholic University of America in 1981. From 1980-1988, Long served as a Pastor in the Catholic Diocese of Richmond. In 1997, he completed his PhD in English at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Long taught English at Thomas Nelson Community College from 1989-2008. In 1999-2000, he was a Visiting Lecturer at the College of William and Mary. Dr. Long also served as Editor-in-Chief of the Harrington Gay Men’s Fiction Quarterly (later changed to Harrington Gay Men’s Literary Quarterly) from 2000-2008. In 2008, Dr. Long accepted a position at the University of Connecticut as Associate Professor-in-Residence at the School of Nursing and affiliate in English and in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, where he remains as of 2014.

Acquisition Information:

Gift

Processing Information:

Arranged and described by Jeffreen M. Hayes, SCRC Staff, in 2009. Re-proccessed by Matt Anthony, 2014.
Title
Guide to the Thomas Long Papers
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Jeffreen M. Hayes, updated by Matt Anthony (2014).
Date
2009-01-01
Language of description
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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