Nyhart, Nina

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NYHART, Nina. American, b. 1934. Genres: Poetry. Career: Massachusetts Arts and Humanities Foundation, poet-teacher for elementary and middle school workshops in Sharon, Southboro, Milford, and Brookline, 1971-74; instructor of poetry seminars for teachers in organizations and schools in the Eastern United States, 1974-76; Pine Manor Open College, instructor in poetry, 1976-77; Newton Arts Center, Newton, MA, instructor in poetry, 1977-78; Cambridge Center for Adult Education, Cambridge, MA, instructor in poetry, 1983-87; Radcliffe College, Cambridge, instructor in poetry, 1988; writer; poetry reader. Visiting poet, Brookline School System, 1973-76, and Belmont High School, 1983. Publications: (with K. Gensler) The Poetry Connection: An Anthology of Contemporary Poems with Ideas to Stimulate Children's Writing, 1978; Openers (poems), 1979; French for Soldiers (poems), 1987. Address: 185 Warren St, Brookline, MA 02445, U.S.A.