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Elizabeth Moss Evanson

Elizabeth Moss Evanson, American editor. Member Academy Staff Public Representation Organization, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Evanson, Elizabeth Moss was born on October 13, 1934 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Daughter of Clifton Lowther and Virginia (Spence) M.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with high honors, Swarthmore College, 1956. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1957.

    Career

    • Encyclopedia and book editor Columbia University Press, New York City, 1957-1961. Administrative assistant New Haven Redevelopment Agency, 1961-1963. Freelance editor Yale University Press, New Haven, 1964-1969.

      Editor Center for Studies of John Dewey, Carbondale, Illinois, 1971-1972, University Wisconsin Press, Madison, 1975-1980. Editor Institute for Research on Poverty University Wisconsin, since 1980, conference organizer, since 1984. Senior editor Institute for Research on Poverty, since 1986, assistant director public information, since 1989.

    Works

    • Translator: The French Revolution, 1962. Contributor articles and essays on poverty research.

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian Universalist

    Membership

    Member Academy Staff Public Representation Organization, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Birdwatching, movies, concerts.

    Connections

    • Married Jacob T. Evanson, April 8, 1958. Children: Evan A., Virginia M.
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    Born October 13, 1934
    • 1956
      Swarthmore College
    • 1957
      Columbia University
    • 1957 - 1961
      Encyclopedia and book editor Columbia University Press
    • 1961 - 1963
      administrative assistant, New Haven Redevel. Agency
    • 1964 - 1969
      freelance editor Yale University Press
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1971 - 1972
      editor Center for Studies of John Dewey
      Carbondale, Illinois, United States
    • 1975 - 1980
      editor Center for Studies of John Dewey
      Madison, Tennessee, United States
    • 1980
      editor Institute for Research on Poverty University Wisconsin
    • 1984
      editor Institute for Research on Poverty University Wisconsin
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