Eskridge, Ann E.

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ESKRIDGE, Ann E. American, b. 1949. Genres: Novels, Plays/Screenplays. Career: WXYZ-TV, Detroit, MI, reporter, 1972-76; freelance public relations agent, Detroit, 1976-78; Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, executive assistant, 1978-79; Michigan State Treasurer, administrator, 1979-81; Statewide Nutrition Commission, administrator, 1982-83; Detroit Council President Erma Henderson, administrative assistant, 1983; Golightly Vocational Technical Center, Detroit, instructor in mass media, 1983-90; freelance writer and teaching consultant, Detroit, 1990-92; Michigan Consolidated Gas Company, speechwriter, 1992-95; freelance writer, 1995-. Chicago Daily Defender, reporter, summers, 1968-69; Oklahoma Daily, reporter, 1970; Oklahoma Journal, reporter, 1970; KWTV (Oklahoma City), reporter, 1970-71; WBEN-TV (Buffalo, NY), reporter, 1971-72. Conducts workshops, lectures and demonstrations on scriptwriting at colleges. Publications: The Sanctuary, 1994; The Sanctuary (play), 1995. SCREENPLAYS: Brother Future, 1991; Echoes across the Prairie…The Vanishing Black West (documentary). Contributor to periodicals. Address: 17217 Fairfield, Detroit, MI 48221, U.S.A.