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educator , translator

Barbara Mary Karlberg, British translator, educator.

Background

Karlberg, Barbara Mary was born on December 1, 1927 in Halifax, England. Daughter of John and Amy (Brook) Greene. arrived in Sweden, 1965.

Education

First Class Diploma in Education, University London, 1947. Art Diploma with distinction, University London, 1948. Diploma in Special Education, University Oxford, England, 1965.

Postgraduate, University College Arts, Crafts, Design, Stockholm, 1989.

Career

Teacher, Kent Education Committee, 1948-1950; teacher, Slepe Hall, Cambridge, England, 1950-1951; woman police constable, Metropolitan Police, London, 1951-1956; teacher English, British Center, Stockholm, 1956-1958; teacher, Approved School Delinquents, Devon, England, 1958-1959; headmistress, Special School Disturbed Children, Guildford, England, 1959-1965; teacher, Special School, Gavle, Sweden, 1970-1987; lecturer, University College, Kalmar, Sweden, 1988-1992; teacher, People's University, Kalmar, -; retired, 1992.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: painting, writing, table tennis.

Connections

Married Jägmästare Åke Gunnar Karlberg, April 2, 1965 (deceased 1991). Children: Knut Kåre Joakim, Måns Olof Ingemar.

father:
John Greene

mother:
Amy (Brook) Greene

spouse:
Jägmästare Åke Gunnar Karlberg

children:
Måns Olof Ingemar Karlberg

Knut Kåre Joakim Karlberg