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Amelia Kathleen Sefton

Amelia Kathleen Sefton, American librarian, performing artist. Performer New York Renaissance Festival, Sterling Forest, 1982-1991, Cloisters Medieval Faire, New York City, 1985-1990, Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire, Mount Hope Winery, 1991. Member Kings County Shakespeare Company (associate), Witchworks (head mistress since 1988).

Background

  • Sefton, Amelia Kathleen was born on April 1, 1950 in Hammond, Indiana, United States. Daughter of George William and Elizabeth Margaret (Huie) Sefton.

  • Education

    • Student, University Galway, Ireland, 1970. Bachelor, Aquinas College, 1971. Master of Library Science, University Michigan, 1972.

    Career

    • Library. Deershead State Hospital, Salisbury, Maryland, 1972-1973. Part-time assistant library Mount Vernon Junior College, 1973-1974. Music library, prop mistress Dupont Circuit Consortium, Washington, 1973-1975.

      Assistant library Great Oak Center, Silver Spring, Maryland, 1974-1975. Intern library Fort Belvoir (Virginia) Post Library., 1975-1976. Library United States Army, Fort Rucker, Alabama, 1976-1978.

      Director library activities Headquarters New York Area Command and Fort Hamilton, 1978-1991, manager federal women's program, 1984-1987, director community recreation division, 1987, director library activities, 1978-1991. Performance artist, storyteller, puppeteer California Bay Area, since 1992. Appeared at Festival at the Lake, 1995, 96, Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival, 1995, others.

    Works

    • Author, performer Madame Ovary Presents Egg Folk, 1982-1991, Madame Ovary's Cat-Egglog of Egg-Zotic Delights, 1990-1991. Author summer reading program Castles in the Air: A Reading Renaissance, 1989.

    Membership

    Performer New York Renaissance Festival, Sterling Forest, 1982-1991, Cloisters Medieval Faire, New York City, 1985-1990, Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire, Mount Hope Winery, 1991. Member Kings County Shakespeare Company (associate), Witchworks (head mistress since 1988).

    Personality

    Interests

    Puppetry, punnery, soft sculpture.

    Connections

    • Married Freff, May 1976 (divorced May 1986). Married James Peter Killus Junior, August 29, 1991.
    • father: George William Sefton
    • mother: Elizabeth Margaret (Huie) Sefton
    • spouses: Freff
    • James Peter Killus Junior
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    Born April 1, 1950
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1970
      University Galway
    • 1971
      Aquinas College
    • 1972
      University Michigan
    • 1972 - 1973
      Library Deershead, State Hospital
      Salisbury, Maryland, United States
    • 1973 - 1975
      music library
      Washington, United States
    • 1973 - 1974
      part-time assistant, library Mount Vernon Junior College
    • 1974 - 1975
      assistant, library Great Oak Center
      Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
    • 1975 - 1976
      intern, library Fort Belvoir (Virginia) Post Library
    • 1976 - 1978
      library United States Army
      Fort Rucker, Alabama, United States
    • 1992
      performance artist
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