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Joel Weishaus, American writer. Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association American Center grantee, 1971, Mary Roberts Reinhart Foundation grantee, 1977, Witter Bynner Foundation Poetry grantee, 1990. With United States Army, 1962-1963.

Background

Weishaus, Joel was born on July 11, 1939 in Brooklyn. Son of Leo and Sophie Weishaus.

Career

Assistant traffic manager Monroe Greenthal Advertising, New York City, 1958-1960. Traffic manager Richard Meltzer Advertising, San Francisco, 1964-1965. Educational materials Consultant Counseling & Resource Center, Santa Fe, 1992-2000.

Advisor web-specific writing Portland (Oregon) State University, since 2001. Writer-in-residence Helene Wurlitzer Foundation, 1977-1978, 86. Visiting faculty Department English Portland State University, since 2002, Portland State University Center Excellence in Writing, 2003^.

Works

Membership

With United States Army, 1962-1963.

Connections

father:
Leo Weishaus

mother:
Sophie Weishaus