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Rosmarie Waldrop, German writer. Recipient Writer's award, Lila Wallace Readers Digest, New York City, 1999—2002; fellow, National Education Association, 1994; grantee, Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts, 2003; scholar, Brown University. Fellow: American Academy Arts & Sciences; member: Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Background

Waldrop, Rosmarie was born on August 24, 1935 in Kitzingen, Germany. Arrived in the United States, 1958. Daughter of Josef and Friederike Sebald.

Education

Student, University Wurzburg, 1954—1956. Student, University Freiburg, 1957—1958. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1960.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1966.

Career

Assistant professor Wesleyan University, 1964—1970. Visiting writer Southeastern Massachusetts University, 1977. Visiting lecturer Tufts University, 1979—1981.

Visiting associate professor Brown University, 1977—1978, 1983, 97.

Works

Membership

Fellow: American Academy Arts & Sciences. Member: Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Connections

Married Keith Waldrop, January 20, 1959.

father:
Josef Sebald

mother:
Friederike Sebald

spouse:
Keith Waldrop