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Nixeon Civille Handy Edit Profile

educator , poet

Nixeon Civille Handy, American poet, educator.

Background

Handy, Nixeon Civille was born on March 5, 1909 in Ocean Park, California, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Education, University of California at Los Angeles, 1930. Master of Education, Center Washington State College, 1958.

Career

Dean of women Wenatchee (Washington) Valley College, 1961-1966. Director adult education United Methodist Church at Sandpoint, Seattle, 1967-1969. Director religious education First Methodist Church, Des Moines, 1970-1971.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (poetry books) Do Not Disturb the Dance: Enter It, 1973, Earth House, 1978, Grandma Casey, 1981, A Little Leaven, 1987, River as Metaphor, 1992.