Nebraska Authors

Virginia Tufte

Born NE (USA)

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE
Tempe, AZ
Los Angeles, CA

Author Of

  • Poetry
  • Biography
  • Nonfiction


Poetry; English Grammar; Language; Biography


Bachelor of Arts Degree, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
Master of Arts Degree, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Master of Arts Degree in English Literature, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
Ph.D. in English Literature, University of California, Los Angeles, CA




Transformational Grammar: A Guide for Teachers. 1968.
The Poetry of Marriage: The Epithalamium in Europe and its Development in England. 1970.
High Wedlock Then Be Honoured. 1970.
Grammar as Style: Exercises in Creativity. 1971.
Grammar as Style. 1971.
Changing Images of the Family. 1981.
Reaching for Paradise: The Life and Art of Carlotta Petrina. 1994.
Artful Sentences: Syntax as Style. 2006.
Pieces: Embroidered by Memory. 2013.

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