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Alice Elizabeth Rogoff Edit Profile

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Alice Elizabeth Rogoff, American Writer, editors Zellerbach Family Fund grantee, 1992, 93, 96, 97. Member newsletter committee San Franciscans for Tax Justice, 1995-1996; member working committee War Resisters League, West San Francisco, 1979. Member Council Literature Magazines and Presses, National Writers Union.

Background

Rogoff, Alice Elizabeth was born on August 10, 1949 in New Rochelle, New York, United States. Daughter of Julian Rogoff and Gladys Charlotte (Pollak) Rogoff Sternberg.

Education

Bachelor in Anthropology, Grinnell College, 1971. Master of Arts in English/Creative Writing, San Francisco State University, 1980. Master of Arts in Drama, San Francisco State University, 1990.

Certified in Labor studies, City College San Francisco, 2002.

Career

Co-editor, Noe Valley Poets Workshop, San Francisco, 1974;teacher, Rural Institute, Ukiah, California, 1993-1995;co-editor, Haight Ashbury Literature Journal, San Francisco, since 1984;director, Senior Readers Theatre, San Francisco, since 1997. Board directors Bay Area Center for Art and Technology, San Francisco, 1994-1996, Rural Institute, Ukiah, 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: (anthologies) Noe Valley: An Anthology of Poetry, 1974, This Far Together, 1996. Writer San Francisco Living Wage Coalition.

Membership

Member newsletter committee San Franciscans for Tax Justice, 1995-1996. Member working committee War Resisters League, West San Francisco, 1979. Organizer Labor Fest Poetry Events.

Member of National Writers Union (head fiction and poetry caucus since 1999, Unit 3 national delegate, delegate to San Francisco Labor Council since 2003, steering committee Local 3), Council Literature Magazines and Presses.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, natural science, hiking, dogs and cats.

Connections

Married David Henry Williams, March 2, 1989.

father:
Julian Rogoff Rogoff-Sternberg

mother:
Gladys Charlotte (Pollak) Rogoff-Sternberg

spouse:
David Henry Williams