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Denise Gosliner Orenstein (1950-) Biography

Career, SidelightsPersonal, Addresses, Honors Awards, Writings

Born 1950, in New York, NY; one child. Education: Bennington College, B.A., 1972; Brown University, M.A., 1973.


Offıce— American University, Department of Literature, 237 Battelle-Tompkins, 4400 Massachusetts Ave. N.W., Washington, DC 20016-8047.


Distinguished Faculty Award, American University Office of Multicultural Affairs, 2003; Outstanding Teacher Award, American University, 2004.

When the Wind Blows Hard, illustrated by Linda Strauss Edwards, Addison-Wesley (Reading, MA), 1982.

Unseen Companion, Katherine Tegen Books (New York, NY), 2003.

Work represented in anthologies, including Stories for Free Children, McGraw, 1982. Contributor of stories and articles to periodicals, including Ms.


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