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Ann Marie Carlson, American poet. Named Woman of the Year Waverly Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1966. Active Waverly Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1966. Member Society for the Study of Mid-Western Literature, Poetry Society Michigan (treasurer 1990-1995, vice president 2003), Lansing Poetry Club (president 1985, 92), St. Gerard Church (carnival chairman 1972).

Background

Carlson, Ann Marie was born on September 3, 1934 in Lansing, Michigan.

Education

Student, Lansing Community College, 1995; Student, Michigan State University, 1979; Student, University Iowa, 1997.

Career

Secretary General Motors, Lansing, Michigan.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Virgin in the Street, 1987 (Arts award Her Majesty Gwendolyn Brooks Contest 1987), Murhooing Sands, 1990, Nuggets in Champagne, 1991, Dove on a Highwire, 2002, Editor: The Lansing Poetry Club, 1988, Sing Then I Must, 2000.

Membership

Active Waverly Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1966. Member Society for the Study of Mid-Western Literature, Poetry Society Michigan (treasurer 1990-1995, vice president 2003), Lansing Poetry Club (president 1985, 92), St. Gerard Church (carnival chairman 1972).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, boating, decorating, travel.

Connections

Daughter of Cecil Louis and Anna Mae (Kazanowsky) Lamanna. Married Lester D. Carlson, August 28, 1954. Children: Michael D., Patrick L., Stephen L.

father:
Cecil Louis lamanna

mother:
Anna Mae (Kazanowsky) Lamanna

spouse:
Lester D. Carlson

child:
Stephen L

son:
Patrick

son:
Stephen

son:
Michael

granddaughter:
Beth

Grandson:
Eric

granddaughter:
Jami

Grandson:
Brandon

great-grand daughter:
Alanah