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writer , English educator

Jeannine Elizabeth Talley, American English educator, writer. National Defense Foreign Language fellow, University of California at Los Angeles, 1965-1967. Member American Association of University Women, International Women Writers Guild.

Background

Talley, Jeannine Elizabeth was born on October 26, 1937 in Lakeland, Florida, United States. Daughter of Joseph Wilson Talley and Annetta Jewel (Shellhouse) Rigsby.

Education

Bachelor in Music Education, Florida State University, 1960. Master of Arts in Folklore and Mythology, University of California at Los Angeles, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Germanic Languages, University of California at Los Angeles, 1977.

Career

Lecturer in folklore, mythology University of California at Los Angeles, 1976-1980. Senior editor Oriental Healing Arts, Los Angeles, 1980-1985. Assistant professor English University Guam, Mangilao, since 1992.

Membership

Member American Association of University Women, International Women Writers Guild.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, snorkeling, music, watercolor, batik.

Connections

father:
Joseph Wilson Talley Rigsby

mother:
Annetta Jewel (Shellhouse) Rigsby