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Julie Sophia Paegle

Julie Sophia Paegle, American writer, editor, educator. President Amnesty International, Salt Lake City, 1988—1992; Member of Modern Language Association, Academy American Writers.

Background

  • Paegle, Julie Sophia was born on December 3, 1971 in Salt Lake City. Daughter of Jan and Julia Elvira Paegle.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Utah, 1990. Bachelor, University Utah, 1997. Master of Fine Arts, University Utah, 2000.

      Doctor of Philosophy in Literature and Creative Writing, University Utah, 2006.

    Career

    • Research assistant Lamont Doherty Geological Institute, Palisades, New York, 1992, Geophysical Institute, Fairbanks, Alaska, 1994. Teaching fellow department English University Utah, Salt Lake City, since 1998. Teaching fellow Writing Program, since 1998.

      Writer in residence Wasatch Elementary, 1999—2002. English teacher Upward Bound, Fairbanks, 1999. Poetry editor Quarterly West, Salt Lake City, since 2001.

      Assistant professor poetry California State University, San Bernardo2006.

    Works

    • Author: That Other Sky, Songs for the Tango Choir, (poem) Twelve Clocks. Contributor poetry to various publications.

    Membership

    President Amnesty International, Salt Lake City, 1988—1992. Member of Modern Language Association, Academy American Writers.

    Connections

    • Married Stephen Lehigh, September 22, 2002. 1 child Jan Connor Lehigh.
    • father: Jan Paegle
    • mother: Julia Elvira Paegle
    • spouse: Stephen Lehigh
    • child: Jan Connor Lehigh Paegle
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    Born December 3, 1971
    (age 45)
    Nationality
    • 1990
      University Utah
    • 1997
      University Utah
    • 2006
      University Utah
    • 1992
      Research assistant, Lamont Doherty Geological Institute
      Palisades, New York, United States
    • 1994
      Research assistant, Lamont Doherty Geological Institute
      Fairbanks, Alaska, United States
    • 1998
      teaching fellow, department English University Utah
      Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
    • 1998
      teaching fellow, Writing Program
    • 1999
      English teacher, Upward Bound
      Fairbanks, Alaska, United States
    • 1999 - 2002
      writer, in residence Wasatch Elementary
    • 2001
      poetry editor Quarterly West
      Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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