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Carol Larsen Shafer

Carol Larsen Shafer was American book reviewer. Member American Association of University Women.

Background

  • Shafer, Carol Larsen was born on September 20, 1907 in Spencer, Iowa, United States. Daughter of John Adolph and Emma Louise (Cook) Larsen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Morningside College, 1930. Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1931.

    Career

    • Social worker United Charities, Chicago, 1931-1932. Supervisor social work Dunn County, Menomonie, Wisconsin, 1933-1935. Book reviewer Minneapolis Tribune and Minneapolis Star, 1964-1973, Tucson, 1975-1986.

    Works

    • Filter of time: One woman's world
    • Carol L Shafer's collection of short stories are brimming with lyrical descriptive passages, drawing the reader inot an intricate web of self-awarness.
    • Author: Filter of Time, 1996. Co-author: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Bread, 1940. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Association of University Women.

    Connections

    • Married Boyd Carlisle Shafer, June 6, 1932 (deceased February 1992). Children: Kirstin A. Moritz, Anders C. Shafer.
    • father: John Adolph Larsen
    • mother: Emma Louise (Cook) Larsen
    • spouse: Boyd Carlisle Shafer
    • children: Kirstin A. Moritz Shafer
    • Anders C. Shafer
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    Born September 20, 1907
    Nationality
    • 1930
      Morningside College
    • 1931
      University Iowa
    • 1931 - 1932
      Social worker, United Charities
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1933 - 1935
      supervisor social work, Dunn County
      Menomonie, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1964 - 1973
      book reviewer Minneapolis Tribune and Minneapolis Star
      Tucson, Arizona, United States
    • 1975 - 1986
      book reviewer Minneapolis Tribune and Minneapolis Star
      Tucson, Arizona, United States