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Georgiana Melicent Peacher

Georgiana Melicent Peacher, American poet, educator. Grantee for performance of Indira India, City University of New York, 1988-1989, Pharoah Hatshepsut, 1981. Fellow: American Speech Hearing Language Association; member: American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Psychological Association, American Society Clinical Hypnosis, Dramatists Guild, Baxter Society (secretary 1991-1993, president 1996-1997).

Background

  • Peacher, Georgiana Melicent was born on November 13, 1919 in Syracuse, New York, United States. Daughter of William Catlett and Georgiana (Ruckman) Peacher.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Syracuse University, 1941. Master of Science, Syracuse University, 1943. Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1946.

      Master of Fine Arts, Vermont College, 1996.

    Career

    • Fellow Northwestern University, 1943-1945. Director speech therapy Neuro-Physical Rehabilitation Clinic, Philadelphia, 1946-1947. Professor speech pathology and psychology Temple University Medical School, 1948-1967.

      Director speech therapy New York Hospital, Cornell University, New York City, 1953-1956. Independent researcher various cities, Russia, England, Scotland, 1967-1975, C.G. Jung Institute, Zürich, Switzerland, 1975-1976. Professor speech and psychology John Jay College City University of New York, 1976-1990.

      Professor emerita John Jay College City University of New York, since 1990. President Pearl Shedding Press, Brunswick, Maine, since 1990. Exhibitor American Medical Association, 1960, American Speech and Hearing Association, 1961.

    Works

    • Skryabin Mysterium
    • "Georgiana Peacher’s SKRYABIN MYSTERIUM is a work that begins before language.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Fellow: American Speech Hearing Language Association. Member: American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Psychological Association, American Society Clinical Hypnosis, Dramatists Guild, Baxter Society (secretary 1991-1993, president 1996-1997).

    Personality

    Interests

    Painting, sculpting, book design.

    Connections

    • father: William Catlett Peacher
    • mother: Georgiana (Ruckman) Peacher
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    Born November 13, 1919
    Nationality
    • 1941
      Syracuse University
    • 1943
      Syracuse University
    • 1946
      Northwestern University
    • 1996
      Vermont College
    • 1943 - 1945
      Fellow, Northwestern University
    • 1946 - 1947
      director, speech therapy Neuro-Physical Rehabilitation Clinic
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1948 - 1967
      professor, speech pathology and psychology Temple University Medical School
    • 1953 - 1956
      director, speech therapy New York Hospital
    • 1967 - 1975
      independent researcher, various cities
      Russia, Ohio, United States
    • 1975 - 1976
      independent researcher, various cities
      Zurich, Switzerland, Switzerland
    • 1976 - 1990
      professor, speech and psychology John Jay College City University of New York
    • 1990
      president, Pearl Shedding Press
      Brunswick, Georgia, United States
    • 1990
      professor, emerita John Jay College City University of New York
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