Nebraska Authors

Mary Lou Conlin

AKA: Dr. Mary Lou Simpson Conlin

Born 1921-12-01 Lincoln, NE (USA)

Died 2016-11-09
West Chester, OH (USA)

Arlington, VA (USA)
Arlington National Cemetery

Teacher, writer, and fan of both the Nebraska Cornhuskers and Cleveland Indians sports teams.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE
Dayton, OH
Milwaukee, WI
Cleveland, OH
Rocky River, OH
West Chester, OH

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Education; Writing


Undergraduate Studies, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Bachelor's Degree in English, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
Master's Degree in English, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
Ph.D. in Education, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH


English Composition Professor
Curriculum Development Specialist
Vice President of Academic Affairs

Places Worked

Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
Cuyahoga Community College


Pi Beta Phi
Shaker Historical Society
Western Reserve Historical Society
Cleveland Orchestra, Honorary Member


The North Union Story: A Shaker Story.
Simon Perkins of the Western Reserve.
Patterns: A Short Prose Reader.
Concepts of Communication: Writing.
Concepts of Communication: Reading.

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