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Amelia Kathleen Sefton Edit Profile

librarian , performing artist

Amelia Kathleen Sefton, American librarian, performing artist. Performer New York Renaissance Festival, Sterling Forest, 1982-1991, Cloisters Medieval Faire, New York City, 1985-1990, Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire, Mount Hope Winery, 1991. Member Kings County Shakespeare Company (associate), Witchworks (head mistress since 1988).

Background

Sefton, Amelia Kathleen was born on April 1, 1950 in Hammond, Indiana, United States. Daughter of George William and Elizabeth Margaret (Huie) Sefton.

Education

Student, University Galway, Ireland, 1970;Bachelor, Aquinas College, 1971;Master of Library Science, University of Michigan, 1972.

Career

Library, Deershead Eastern State Hospital, Salisbury, Maryland., 1972-1973;part-time assistant library, Mount Vernon Junior College, 1973-1974;music library, prop mistress, Dupont Circuit Consortium, Washington, 1973-1975;assistant library, Great Oak Center, Silver Spring, Maryland., 1974-1975;intern library, Fort Belvoir (Virginia) Post Library., 1975-1976;library, United States Army, Fort Rucker, Alabama, 1976-1978;director library activities, Headquarters New York Area Command and Fort Hamilton, 1978-1991;manager federal women's program, Headquarters New York Area Command and Fort Hamilton, 1984-1987;director community recreation division, Headquarters New York Area Command and Fort Hamilton, 1987;director library activities, Headquarters New York Area Command and Fort Hamilton, 1978-1991;performance artist, storyteller, puppeteer, California Bay Area, since 1992. Appeared at Festival at the Lake, 1995, 96, Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival, 1995, others.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, performer Madame Ovary Presents Egg Folk, 1982-1991, Madame Ovary's Cat-Egglog of Egg-Zotic Delights, 1990-1991. Author summer reading program Castles in the Air: A Reading Renaissance, 1989.

Membership

Performer New York Renaissance Festival, Sterling Forest, 1982-1991, Cloisters Medieval Faire, New York City, 1985-1990, Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire, Mount Hope Winery, 1991. Member Kings County Shakespeare Company (associate), Witchworks (head mistress since 1988).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: puppetry, punnery, soft sculpture.

Connections

Married Freff, May 1976 (divorced May 1986). Married James Peter Killus Junior, August 29, 1991.

father:
George William Sefton

mother:
Elizabeth Margaret (Huie) Sefton

spouse:
Freff

spouse:
James Peter Killus Junior