Maynard, Isabelle

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MAYNARD, Isabelle

MAYNARD, Isabelle. American (born China), b. 1929. Genres: Novellas/ Short stories, Plays/Screenplays, Autobiography/Memoirs. Career: Social worker and administrator in and around San Francisco, CA, 1954-91, including work for International Institute, Contra Costa County Social Services Child Welfare Unit, and Adult Protective Services. Performed with One-Act Theater, Talespinners Theater, and Eureka Theater, San Francisco, Marin Theater, San Rafael, CA, and in radio plays. Publications: The Ace (one-act play), 1986; China Maydeleh (screenplay), 1993; China Dreams: Growing Up Jewish in China, 1996. Creator of performance pieces, monologues, and staged readings. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of stories and poems to magazines. Address: 6 Admiral Dr. No. 476, Emeryville, CA 94608, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]