Pickering, Samuel F.

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Name
Pickering, Samuel F. Gender: M
born on 30 September 1941 at 23:30 (= 11:30 PM )
Place Nashville, Tennessee, 36n10, 86w47
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 07°39' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 19°54 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 20°39'



Samuel F. Pickering
photo: Original uploader was Melvista at en.wikipedia, license gfdl

Biography

Professor of English at the University of Connecticut in Storrs. His unconventional teaching style was one of the inspirations for the character of Mr. Keating, played by Robin Williams in the film Dead Poets Society. Pickering specializes in the familiar essay, children's literature, nature writers, and 18th and 19th century English literature. In addition to teaching, he has published many collections of non-fiction personal essays as well as over 200 articles.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

data quote

Sy Scholfield quoted the autobiography, where Pickering reports his time of birth.

Categories

  • Vocation : Education : Teacher