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Joan Sanders, American novelist. Recipient 1st prize short story Cabrillo Mystery and Suspense Writers' Conference, 1986; grantee Marin Arts Council, 1987. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Background

Sanders, Joan was born on August 28, 1924 in Three Forks, Montana, United States. Daughter of M. Thatcher and Pearl (Oberhansley) Allred.

Education

Associate of Arts, Weber Junior College, 1944. Henry Newell Scholar, Stanford University, 1946. Bachelor cum laude, University Utah, 1947.

Career

Instructor English and creative writing University Utah, 1950-1952, Utah State University, 1956-1969, Claremont Colleges, 1970, California Polytech. University, 1971-1973. Technical editor Socially Responsible Investment, 1973-1974.

Writer Fairfax, California, since 1978.

Works

Membership

Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Connections

Married Raymond T. Sanders, 1947 (divorced 1969). 1 child, Raymond Craig. Married Gail T. Kubik, September 5, 1970 (divorced 1971).

father:
M. Thatcher Allred

mother:
Pearl (Oberhansley) Allred

spouses:
Raymond T. Sanders

Gail T. Kubik

child:
Raymond Craig Sanders