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Judith Anne Switzer Edit Profile

filmmaker , Communications educator

Judith Anne Switzer, American communications educator, filmmaker. Member Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, since 1980; member Bucks Alliance for Nuclear Disarmament, since 1984, Greenpeace, since 1988. Lilly Foundation fellow, 1981; Fellowship grantee National Endowment for the Arts, American Film Institute Mid-Atlantic Region Media Arts.; Member American Federation Teachers, Society Cinema Studies.

Background

Switzer, Judith Anne was born on November 8, 1944 in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of William Arthur and Helen Pearl S. Bachelor, Pennsylvania State University, 1966.

Education

Master of Arts, Temple University, 1970. Master of Arts, New York University, 1976, Doctor of Philosophy, 1982.

Career

Teacher Philadelphia School District, 1967-1969. Professor communications Bucks County Community College, Newtown, Pennsylvania, since 1969, Villanova University, since 1983. Member film festival committee Bucks County Film Festival, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, since 1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Filmmaker: A Fateful Simultaneity, 1983, Unbeginning, 1984, Jamaica, No Problem, 1986, Eye of the Wheel, 1986, Empire of Light, 1989.

Membership

Member Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, since 1980. Member Bucks Alliance for Nuclear Disarmament, since 1984, Greenpeace, since 1988. Lilly Foundation fellow, 1981.

Fellowship grantee National Endowment for the Arts, American Film Institute Mid-Atlantic Region Media Arts. Member American Federation Teachers, Society Cinema Studies.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, sailing.

Connections

father:
William Arthur

mother:
Helen Pearl S. Bachelor