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Phyllis Rose Eisenberg, American Author. Avocations: folk dancing, textile painting, yoga. F C.


Eisenberg, Phyllis Rose was born on June 26, 1924 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Lewis Rose and Frances (Remer) Rose Blossom.


Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1946.


Writing instructor Los Angeles Valley College, Van Nuys, California, 1975-1978, Los Angeles Pierce College, Woodland Hills, 1983-1985, University of California at Los Angeles, 1986. Journal writing instructor Everywoman's Village, Van Nuys, 1987-1992. Writing instructor California State University, Northridge, since 1996.

Nstr. Los Angeles Valley College, since 2003. Literature consultant, since 1975. Instructor writing Los Angeles Valley College, Van Nuys, California, 2002-2004.

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  • Avocations: folk dancing, textile painting, yoga. F C.


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  • Other Work

    • Author: A Mitzvah Is Something Special, 1978 (one of 12 outstanding works of fiction of year Yearbook Encyclopedia 1979), Don't Tell Me A Ghost Story, 1982 (All Choice Book International Children's Exhibition, Munich 1983), You're My Nikki (NCSS-Canadian Broadcasting Company Notable 1992 Children's Trade Book award, Children's Book of Year Bank St. College). Contributor fiction, poetry and non-fiction to numerous newspapers and periodicals. Creator Author in the Classroom program, 1986-1988.


Executive secretary Founder's Guild of San Fernando Valley Child Guidance Clinic, Studio City, California, 1985. Writing instructor Sophia Myers School for Visually Handicapped, Van Nuys, 1987. Reading instructor remedial program for children Young Men’s Christian Association, Van Nuys, 1990.

Executive secretary Valley Jewish Community Center, North Hollywood, California, 1982. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, Society Children's and Young People's Literature.


  • Other Interests

    Folk dancing, textile painting, yoga.


Married Emanuel M. Eisenberg. 1 child, Bart.

Lewis Rose Blossom

Frances (Remer) Rose Blossom

Emanuel M. Eisenberg

Bart Eisenberg