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P. Anna Johnson

P. Anna Johnson, American publishing executive. Grantee National Council for Arts, Australia, 1975, National Endowment for the Arts, 1994. Board directors Kinma School, Sydney, 1974-1978; secretary Unemployed and Poverty Action Council, Washington, 1984-1987.

Background

  • Johnson, P. Anna was born on July 18, 1938 in Niagara Falls, New York, United States. Daughter of Walter Sherman and Laura Ann (Wiseman) Johnson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Colby College, 1960. Postgraduate, National Art School, Sydney, Australia, 1964. Postgraduate, George Washington University, 1983.

    Career

    • Counselor Boston Center for Blind Children, 1960-1961. Dance teacher Pennshurst Girls High School, Sydney, 1962. Research assistant Sydney University, 1963.

      Artist, potter Sydney, 1966-1978. Public Open Hand Public Inc., Seattle, 1981-1983, Washington, 1983-1988, Seattle, since 1988. Board directors Multicultural Publications Exchange, Madison Wisconsin, Book Publications Northwest, 1991-1993.

    Works

    • Public, editor: Habari Gani? What's the News, 1992. Public: The Black West, 1985, High Tide of Black Resistance, 1994, Stone on Stone/Piedra sobre Piedra, 1994.

    Membership

    Board directors Kinma School, Sydney, 1974-1978. Secretary Unemployed and Poverty Action Council, Washington, 1984-1987.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, kayaking, gardening.

    Connections

    • Children: Arlo Eugene Rodieck, Jorma Leonard Rodieck.
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    • 1960
      Colby College
    • 1964
      National Art School
    • 1983
      George Washington University
    • 1960 - 1961
      Counsel, or Boston Center for Blind Children
    • 1962
      dance teacher, Pennshurst Girls High School
      Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    • 1963
      research assistant, Sydney University
    • 1966 - 1978
      artist
    • 1981 - 1983
      public Open Hand Public Incorporated
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1983 - 1988
      public Open Hand Public Incorporated
      Washington, United States
    • 1988
      public Open Hand Public Incorporated
      Seattle, Washington, United States
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