George W. Williams, PhD

Title: Shakespearean Critic (Retired)
Location: Durham, NC United States
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Affiliations/Associations/Societies:

  • Durham Savoyard’s, LTD (President, 1966-68, 1981-82)
  • Elizabethan Club Yale University
  • Malone, Carolina Yacht Club, Charleston, NC
  • Modern Language Association, member (committee on new variorum 1980-1992) (chairman, Shakespeare division, 1990)
  • North America Guild of Change Ringers
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • South Atlantic Modern Language Association (president, 1980-1981)
  • South Carolina Historical Society
  • Southeastern Renaissance Conference (editor, 1960-1970, 1991-1995) (president, 1973) (honorary life member, 2002)
  • Cecilia Society, Charleston, SC
  • University of Virginia
  • Yale University

Achievements:

  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2019)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2019)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,’’ Marquis Who’s Who (1987-2011)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the South and Southwest,” Marquis Who’s Who (2001-2011, 1993-1994)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in American Education,” Marquis Who’s Who (2004-2005)
  • Recipient, J.H. Fisher Award, South Atlantic Modern Language Association (2001)
  • Recipient, Outstanding Civilian Service Department Medal, United States Army (1983)
  • Fellowship, Huntington Library (1981)
  • Fellowship, Guggenheim Foundation (1977-1978)
  • Recipient, Decorated Combat Infantry Badge

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