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Librarian

Liza Jane Palmer, American librarian. Grantee, North Carolina Humanities Council, 2005-2006; grantee, American Library Association Carnegie Whitney, since 2009.

Background

Palmer, Liza Jane was born on January 5, 1976 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of David Joel and Betty Lillian Shippey.

Education

Bachelor, Bard College, Annandale, New York, 1999. Master of Arts in Communications Arts, University Wisconsin, Madison, 2001. Master of Library Science, University Wisconsin, Madison, 2003.

Career

Reference library Cape Fear Community College, Wilmington, North Carolina, 2003—2004. Public services library Randall library University North Carolina, 2004—2005, creative & fine arts library Randall library, since 2006.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Film International, since 2004, Film Matters, since 2009. Author: "Self-Made Myths: Strategies of Promotion among Avant-Garde Filmmakers", 2008. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Secretary Cape Fear Crime Festival, Wilmington, 2004—2006, University North Carolina Faculty Senate, Wilmington, since 2007. Chairman One Book, One Community New Hanover County, 2004—2006. Board directors First Book New Hanover County, 2006—2010.

Member of American Library Association (grantee office diversity 2006-2007, Carneige Whitney grant since 2009), Association College and Research Libraries, Society Cinema and Media Studies, Beta Phi Mu.

Connections

Married Tim Neil Palmer, July 29, 2000. 1 child Riley Tate.

father:
David Joel

mother:
Betty Lillian Shippey

spouse:
Tim Neil Palmer

child:
Riley Tate Palmer