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Children's book writer

Whitney Stewart, American Children's book writer. Avocations: bicycling, reading, travel, trekking. F C. Former secretary Capital Area Friends of Tibet, Washington, 1988-1989. Member Society Children's Book Writers, Writer's Center, Asia Society, Mongolia Society.

Background

Stewart, Whitney was born on February 3, 1959 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Richard Ramsdell Stewart and Carlin (Whitney) Scherer.

Education

Bachelor in Children's Literature and Linguistics, Brown University, 1983.

Career

Puppeteer, Le Theatre D'Avignon, France, 1977-1978;children's library, researcher, Providence Athenaeum, Providence, 1981-1982;travel agent, writer, Parrish Travel Center, New Orleans, 1983-1986;free lance writer, since 1987;editor, Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, 1988-1991;creative writing teacher, Fillmore Arts Center, Washington, 1991-1992. Lecturer elementary and high schools. Director Tibetan sponsorship program, Washington, 1988-1991.

Achievements

  • Avocations: bicycling, reading, travel, trekking. F C.

Works

Membership

Former secretary Capital Area Friends of Tibet, Washington, 1988-1989. Member Society Children's Book Writers, Writer's Center, Asia Society, Mongolia Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bicycling, reading, travel, trekking.

Connections

Married Hans Christoph Andersson, September 17, 1988.

father:
Richard Ramsdell Stewart Scherer

mother:
Carlin (Whitney) Scherer

spouse:
Hans Christoph Andersson