Archive for April, 2008
Unique and charismatic, Colin White, who has died following a respiratory illness aged 75, imbued his Mexican students with a love of English literature, especially the poetry of Blake, Keats, Wordsworth and Gerard Manley Hopkins. Having been a teacher of English at the Anglo-Mexican Cultural Institute from the late 1950s, in 1965 he joined the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), one of the world’s largest universities. In the late 1970s he became head of the English department, and radically increased the number of postgraduates. […]
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