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educator , writer

Maria Espinosa, American Writer. Certified adult teacher, California. Member Bay Area Poets Cooperative, Pen West.

Background

Espinosa, Maria Paula was born on January 6, 1939 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Robert Marcus and Maxine Judd (Silver) Cronbach.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Columbia School, New York City, 1960. Master of Arts, San Francisco State University, 1981.

Career

Teacher English as Second Language San Francisco Bay Area Adult Schools, 1968-1978. Various teaching positions, 1968-1987. Teacher New College of California, San Francisco, 1987-1990, Pima Community College, Tucson, 1991, City College of California, San Francisco, since 1998, Merritt College, Oakland, 2008.

Achievements

  • Certified adult teacher, California.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Dark Plums, 1995, Longing, 1996, Incognito: Journey of a Secret Jew, 2002, Dying Unfinished, 2009, (poems) Love Feelings, 1967, Night Music, 1969, (translator) Lelia, 1978. Contributor articles to professional jours. Editor: Tertulia Magazine.

Membership

Member Bay Area Poets Cooperative, Pen West.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: dance.

Connections

Married Mario Espinosa, November 16, 1962 (divorced 1965). 1 child, Carmen Espinosa. Married Walter Selig, February 1978.

father:
Robert Marcus Cronbach

mother:
Maxine Judd (Silver) Cronbach

spouses:
Mario Espinosa

Walter Selig

child:
Carmen Espinosa