ROESKE, Paulette. American, b. 1945. Genres: Poetry. Career: Harper High School, Chicago, IL, English teacher, 1968-69; College of Lake County, Greyslake, IL, professor of English, 1969-. Christ Church College (Canterbury, England), teacher, 1995; judge of poetry competitions; workshop leader; gives readings from her works. Publications: POETRY: Breathing Under Water, 1988; The Body Can Ascend No Nigher (chapbook), 1992; Divine Attention, 1995. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of poems and stories to periodicals. Address: Department of English, College of Lake County, 19351 West Washington St., Grayslake, IL 60030, U.S.A.