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Antoinette Christine Libro, American university dean. Named Outstanding Woman of Education, Gloucester County Business and Professional Women, 1989; recipient poetry award Society New Jersey Poets; faculty fellow Princeton University, 1992-1993.


Libro, Antoinette Christine was born on May 24, 1938 in Somers Point, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Salvatore Anthony and Concetta (La Rosa) Libro.


Bachelor, Glassboro State College, 1960. Master of Arts, Glassboro State College, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1983.


Teacher English, Ocean City (New Jersey) High School, 1960-1961. Teacher art Sea Isle City (New Jersey) Elementary School, 1968. Professor English, Glassboro (New Jersey) State College, 1968-1996.

Interim dean Rowan University, Glassboro, 1996—1998, dean, 1998—2001, professor emeritus, since 2002. Editor, public Blackbird Press, Asphodel, New Hampshire, 1978-1989. Poetry consultant South Jersey Poetry Festival, Haddonfield, since 1995, adjunct faculty member English Department Rowan University, 2002-2006, Flagler College, since 2006.


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  • Other Work

    • Author: (one-act plays) Out of Bounds, 1988, Out of the Cradle, 1990, Out of the Shadows, 1991 (chapbooks) Kokoro: Seasons of the Heart, 1982, Women without Wings, 1986, second edition, 1992, The House at the Shore, 1997 (full length plays) Dwellers Above the Clouds, 1986, Watchfire for Freedom, 1992. Member editorial board Transformations Journal. Poetry editor Asphodel: A Literary Journal, since 2002.

      Contributor poetry and short fiction to numerous literature magazines and journals.


Member Poets and Writers, Haiku Society of America, American Italian History Society, Sea Isle City History Association, Questers, New York University Alumni Club, AFT Retirees (chapter editor retirees newsletter since 2002).


  • Other Interests

    Travel, gardening, reading, antiques.


Married Louis Braca, Junior, April 20, 1963. 1 child, Aimèe Lee.

Salvatore Anthony Libro

Concetta (La Rosa) Libro

Louis Braca

Aimèe Lee Libro