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author , journalism educator

Elizabeth Anne Barnes, American Author, retired journalism educator. Fellow Wurlitzer Foundation, 1979-1980; recipient Gold Key award College Sch.Press Association, 1975; named outstanding adviser to weekly newspaper in 4-year colleges College Media Advisers. Member League of Women Voters (public chairman since 1994).

Background

Barnes, Elizabeth Anne was born on September 18, 1925 in Iron Mountain, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Eldridge Bachman and Grace Alice (Isley) Barnes.

Education

Associate of Arts, Virginia Intermont College, 1945. Bachelor, University North Carolina, 1947. Master of Arts, University North Carolina, 1957.

Career

Reporter, Kingsport (Tennessee) Times-News, 1947-1950;administrative assistant, public relations director, Blue-Cross, Kingsport, Tennessee, 1950-1952;reporter, News Leader, Richmond, Virginia, 1952-1956;director journalism, Stephens College, Columbia, Missouri, 1957-1984;coordinator women's studies, Stephens College, Columbia, Missouri, 1973-1976. Visiting journalism professor College of Santa Fe, 1980-1981. Journalism teacher San Felipe and Santa Clara Pueblos, 1980-1981.

Membership

Member League of Women Voters (public chairman since 1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, fishing, gardening, beadwork.

Connections

father:
Eldridge Bachman Barnes

mother:
Grace Alice (Isley) Barnes