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writer , arts and humanities educator

Anne Gordon Perry, American Arts and humanities educator, writer. Member American Association of University Women, Bahai Institute for the Arts (editor, chair), Association for Bahai Studies (life, editorial advisory board since 1997, Svc. and Scholarship award 1995).

Background

Perry, Anne Gordon was born on February 9, 1952 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Frank Newton and Jean (Thomas) Gordon.

Education

Bachelor, Mills College, Oakland, California, 1974. Master of Arts, University Arkansas, 1976. Master of Arts, Columbia College, Chicago, 1992.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, Dallas, 2001.

Career

Writer, Arkansas Women's Commission, Little Rock, 1977-1978;program director, Green Acre Bahai School, Eliot, Maine., 1979-1980;public relations assistant, International House, Philadelphia, 1983-1984;promotions coordinator, editor, Bahai Public Trust, Wilmette, Illinois, 1985-1988;media specialist, Bahai Media Superior vena cava syndrome, Wilmette, 1988-1992;teacher, Columbia College, Chicago, 1990-1992;teaching assistant, University Texas, Dallas, 1992-1997;teacher, Richland College, Dallas, since 1995;teacher, Paul Quinn College, since 1998.

Membership

Member American Association of University Women, Bahai Institute for the Arts (editor, chair), Association for Bahai Studies (life, editorial advisory board since 1997, Svc. and Scholarship award 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: dance, drama, visual arts.

Connections

Married Robert Atkinson, November 19, 1978 (divorced 1986). Married Timothy L. Perry, January 2, 1993. Children: Laura Kathryn Lindenmayer, Lauren Perry.

father:
Frank Newton Gordon

mother:
Jean (Thomas) Gordon

spouses:
Robert Atkinson

Timothy L. Perry

children:
Laura Kathryn Lindenmayer Perry

Lauren Perry