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Elvie Ann Whitney Landauer Edit Profile

writer , Humanities educator

Elvie Ann Whitney Landauer, American humanities educator, writer. Recipient Woman of Year award Iota Phi Lambda, Sacramento, 1981. Board directors Richmond (California) Arts Council, 1986-1989; workshop coordinator Los Angeles Writers Workshop, 1966-1969, Sacramento Civic Theater, 1980; project coordinator City Spirit Project, Pasadena, California, 1972-1975. With United States Navy, 1958-1961.

Background

Landauer, Elvie Ann Whitney was born on December 10, 1937 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Augustus and Leona (Green) Moore.

Education

Bachelor, California State University, Los Angeles, 1978;Master of Arts, San Francisco State University, 1989;postgraduate, U. New Mexico.

Career

Deputy director California Arts Council, Sacramento, 1976-1979. Executive director Mothers Emergency Service, 1979-1982. Associate director San Francisco Community Boards, 1982-1983.

Administrator San Francisco Research Project, 1983-1986. Executive director East Bay Center for Performing Arts, Richmond, California, 1987-1989. Instructor English California C.C.s, Pittsburg, Fremont & Hayward, 1990-1993.

Instructor American studies University New Mexico, Alburg, 1993-1994. Instructor humanities New College, San Francisco, 1994-1995. Researcher Los Angeles Community Arts Alliance, 1972.

Business owner, president, public Academics of Course, Inc., Vallejo, California, from 1997.

Achievements

  • Certified Community College teacher (life).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (drama anthology) The Disinherited, 1971, The Uptown Mistress Carrie, 1989. Producer: Meat Theater Company, 1970-1972.

Membership

Board of directors Richmond (California) Arts Council, 1986-1989. Workshop coordinator Watts (California) Writers Workshop, 1966-1969, Sacramento Civic Theater, 1980;project coordinator Cmty. Spirit Project, Pasadena, California, 1972-1975.

With United States Navy, 1958-1961.

Connections

Married Thomas Whitney, 1963 (divorced 1978). Married Ernest Landauer, December 31, 1987.

father:
Augustus Moore

mother:
Leona (Green) Moore

spouses:
Thomas Whitney

Ernest Landauer