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Harvey Hess

American poet, professor, arts critic


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Harvey Hess was an American poet, librettist, educator, arts critic and theologian. His life and work are associated primarily with the states of Iowa and Hawaii.Biography Harvey Jason Hess, III was the first of three children born in Waterloo, Iowa to parents Harvey J. Hess, Jr. and Esther Miller Hess. His sister Lucy Schempp lives in Decorah, Iowa and Linda Hess in Spokane, Washington. Harvey received early music training, played flute in the Waterloo/Cedar Falls Symphony, and was an amateur countertenor. He earned a B.A. degree from McPherson College, McPherson, Kansas ; an M.A. from University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa ; and studied at Bethany Theological Seminary, Oak Brook, Illinois . He also studied French language and culture at la Sorbonne in Paris and Japanese language and culture at the University of Washington, Seattle .

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McPherson College

Private liberal arts college in McPherson, Kansas, United States

University of Northern Iowa

Public university in Cedar Falls, Iowa