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author , visual arts and literary educator

Jerome Rothenberg, American writer, literature educator. Served with Army of the United States, 1953-1955. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association American Center, New Wilderness Foundation, World Poetry Academy.

Background

Rothenberg, Jerome was born on December 11, 1931 in New York City. Son of Morris and Estelle (Lichtenstein) Rothenberg.

Education

Bachelor, City College of New York, 1952. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1953. Doctor of Letters (honorary), State University of New York, Oneonta, 1997.

Career

With Mannes College Music, New York City, 1961—1970. Visiting professor University California, San Diego, 1971, 77-84, University Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1974-1975, San Diego State University, 1976-1977, University California, Riverside, 1980, University Oklahoma, Norman, 1984. Visiting Aerol Arnold professor English University Southern California, 1983.

Visiting writer in residence State University of New York, Albany, 1986, professor English State University of New York, Binghamton, 1986-1988. Professor visual arts and literature University California, San Diego, since 1989, chairman visual arts, 1990-1993. Head, creative writing, 1994-1995.

Works

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1953-1955. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association American Center, New Wilderness Foundation, World Poetry Academy.

Connections

Married Diane Brodatz, December 25, 1952. 1 son, Matthew.

father:
Morris Rothenberg

mother:
Estelle (Lichtenstein) Rothenberg

spouse:
Diane Brodatz