Log In

Rosanne Wasserman Edit Profile

Editor , poet , Humanities educator

Rosanne Wasserman, American poet, humanities educator, editor. Recipient award for poetry Indiana Academy American Poets, 1974; fellow in poetry New York Foundation for Arts, 1990-1991.

Background

Wasserman, Rosanne was born on November 29, 1952 in Louisville. Daughter of Irvin Levitch and Jeanne Susanne (Plattus) Wasserman.

Education

Bachelor, Indiana University, 1974. Master of Fine Arts, Columbia University, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy in English, City University of New York, 1986.

Career

Public, editor-in-chief, The Groundwater Press, New York City, since 1974;editor, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, 1977-1981;poet in public schools, New York City, 1986-1991;professor, Solidaridad Humana, New York City, 1983;professor, United States Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York, since 1986. Advisor, editor: Intuflo Reading Series Chapbooks, New York City, 1987-1991.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: lacemaking.

Connections

Married Eugene Daniel Richie, June 12, 1977. 1 child, Joseph Edward Richie.

father:
Irvin Levitch Wasserman

mother:
Jeanne Susanne (Plattus) Wasserman

spouse:
Eugene Daniel Richie

child:
Joseph Edward Richie Wasserman