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cartoonist , writer

Dina Marie Wilks, American cartoonist, writer. Member Armand Bayou Nature Center, Houston, 1997; volunteer Stages Theater, Houston, 1997, Main St. Theater, 1994-1997. Member Author's League, Literature Managers and Dramaturgs of the American mathematical society, Women in Film & television (member, editor newsletter 1996-1997), Dramatist Guild (associate member).

Background

Wilks, Dina Marie was born on June 18, 1959 in Houston, Texas, United States. Daughter of Theodore and Sophie (Bok) Wilks.

Education

Student, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1979. Student, University Houston, since 1981.

Career

Reporter, Houston Theater Monthly, 1993; cartoonist, Final Word, Houston, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (collection) Texas Tales, 1993, (novel) Gonna Lay Down My Burdens, 1996. Playwright: Fractions, 1995, The Riverside, 1992, Fractions, 1995.

Membership

Member Armand Bayou Nature Center, Houston, 1997. Volunteer Stages Theater, Houston, 1997, Main St. Theater, 1994-1997. Member Author's League, Literature Managers and Dramaturgs of the American mathematical society, Women in Film & television (member, editor newsletter 1996-1997), Dramatist Guild (associate member).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: swimming, theater, baseball.

Connections

Married Mark Steven Halliwell, August 5, 1978 (divorced July 1993). Children: Stephanie Ann Halliwell, Jonathan Wilks Halliwell.

father:
Theodore Wilks

mother:
Sophie (Bok) Wilks

spouse:
Mark Steven Halliwell

children:
Jonathan Wilks Halliwell Wilks

Stephanie Ann Halliwell Wilks