Larry A. Hickman Jo Ann Boydston, 2 July 1924 25 January 2011 Jo Ann Boydston enjoyed a distinguished career as general editor of the Collected Works of John Dewey and director of the Center for Dewey Studies at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Born in Poteau, Oklahoma of Choctaw Indian heritage, she graduated summa cum laude from Oklahoma State University in 1944. She received an M.A. from Oklahoma State (1947), a Ph.D. from Columbia University (1950), and honorary doctorates from Indiana University (1994) and Southern Illinois University (2004). In 1961, Boydston joined the staff of a modest research project at Southern Illinois University called "Co-operative Research on Dewey Publications" as assistant to project director George E. Axtelle. The goal of the project was to produce a concordance of the works of John Dewey. It was soon realized that an adequate concordance would require a standard edition of Dewey's works. By 1971, Axtelle had left the university, Boydston had become the director of the renamed Center E&C/Education and Culture 27 (1) (2011): 3-4 3 4 Larry A. Hickman for Dewey Studies, and the first four of the thirty-seven volumes of the Collected Works had been published, utilizing standards of
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